Opportunities this summer

Online and in the area during the merry month of May

May 12

When: May 12, 9:30AM -11AM

Cost: Free

Location: PERRY HIGH SCHOOL, 3875 PERRYSVILLE AVE., PITTSBURGH, PA 15202

About the event: Innovators and educators from all over Southwestern PA and WV will be coming to Perry to check out our Music and Film program. They will be met by Student Ambassadors from Ms. Snyder's class and escorted to the Library, where they will be invited to have light refreshments, be interviewed for the film the Film class is making, and see some of the short films the students have made. Some of the completed Little Free Libraries will be on display, and we hope to have an unconfirmed special guest that day in the Library as well.

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about Remake Learning Day at Perry High School

May 13

Empowering Teachers with Tech Friendly Formative Assessment Tools

When: Friday, May 13, 2016, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Cost: Free

Location: ALLEGHENY INTERMEDIATE UNIT-TRANSFORMED SPACE, 475 EAST WATERFRONT DRIVE, HOMESTEAD, PA 15120

About the Event: Are you looking to 'tech-up" your teaching? Join us as we take a close look at formative assessment tools and strategies for your classroom.

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Empowering Teachers with Tech Friendly Formative Assessment Tools

May 14

Let’s Talk: Technology and Young Children

When: May 14 from 4:00PM - 6:00PM

Cost: FREE

Location: Kids+ Pediatrics (The Well) 4070 Beechwood Blvd., Pittsburgh PA 15217

About the Event: Fred Rogers Center and Interactive Story Adventures will facilitate a conversation about technology and young children.

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Let’s Talk: Technology and Young Children

edcampPGH Pittsburgh Public Schools SciTech

  • When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Cost: Free
  • Location: 107 Thackeray Avenue - Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  • About the event: edcampPGH is an unconference where community members & educators come together to connect. What makes edcampPGH an unconference? Unlike traditional conferences scheduled months in advance by the people running the conference, participants at edcampPGH create the agenda during the event.

Connect and Collaborate with Google Hangouts Free Online Teacher Conference from SimpleK12

When: SATURDAY, MAY 14TH, 10:00 AM-3:30 PM EST

Cost: Free

Location: Online

About the event: We've brought together our expert Google teacher trainers to share their ideas and experiences with you. Learn real-world, practical tips and advice for effectively using Google tools in your classroom to enhance student learning.

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about Connect and Collaborate with Google Hangouts Free Online Teacher Conference from SimpleK12

UnConference: Maker Tots PAEYC & Carnegie Science Center

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 , 8am-4pm

Cost: $70-$85

Location: CARNEGIE SCIENCE CENTER, ONE ALLEGHENY AVE, PITTSBURGH, PA 15212

About the Event UnConference: Maker Tots is an innovative, hands-on professional development day on how to engage STEAM/Maker principles in early learning.

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UnConference: Maker Tots PAEYC & Carnegie Science Center

May 16

25th Annual PAECT Student Technology Showcase

When: May 16th

Cost: FREE

Location: located in the East Rotunda of the Capitol Building in Harrisburg

About the event: Students and teachers from Kindergarten to grade twelve from all parts of the Commonwealth will converge on the Capitol for this exciting event. The participating students will demonstrate engaging projects that utilize mobile devices, video, graphic design and robotics, animation and more. Legislators attend the event to see first-hand the importance of technology in education today and to interact with students and advisors.

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May 21

Chromebooks in the Classroom 101 A Free Online Conference for Teachers

When: Saturday, May 21st, 10am-3:30pm EST

Cost: FREE

Location: Online

About the event: Chromebooks 101: An Intro to Using Chromebooks in the Classroom , 20 of the Best Chrome Extensions for the Classroom, Chrome Extensions to Support Struggling Students and more!

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Chromebooks in the Classroom 101 A Free Online Conference for Teachers

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