Omaha Public Schools STEAM EVENTS
Hosting a family event in your building this year?
Is your building planning to host a STEAM night this year? Family Math Night? Career Night? Another event related to science, technology, engineering, art, or math?
Microsoft has some amazing STEAM activities and resources available for Omaha Public Schools to use! Whether it's coding with Minecraft, measuring velocity with hot wheels cars, building machines, or experiencing virtual realities, there is an interactive activity that your community will love. The best part- a Microsoft employee or district technology trainer could facilitate with you!
Check out examples of activities and find free STEAM lessons here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/education/education-workshop/default.aspx
A NEW partnership between Microsoft Education and BBC Learning has created great lessons on oceans focusing on future ready skills for students!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in reserving a date with a trainer or Microsoft employee! Limited dates are available- so first come, first served!
OPS Mobile Learning Unit
Omaha Public Schools Mobile Learning Unit was created to address issues of digital equity in the North Omaha area. Anchored on a powerful district vision and community partnerships, this innovative initiative targets high poverty neighborhoods and schools. The goal: to use a whole-community approach to bring high-technology learning and digital citizenship skills to students and their families. While the MLU is focused primarily on specific community locations and partners, it could make an appearance at your school as well!
Have an idea? Feel free to contact Rebecca Chambers to learn more and schedule a visit.