PD OPs Calendar: Week of February 2nd, 2015

Here’s a look at the week ahead on our “PD-OPs” calendar.


Programming in Scratch MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)
Location: Online 6 week  MOOC
Details: http://goo.gl/4STtEY
This course is an introduction to computer science using the programming language Scratch, developed by MIT.



C-Tech Meeting
Location: Clermont County ESC
CCESC also meets on a regular basis with Technology Coordinators to keep districts aware of current technology initiates and new information.



Augmented Reality webinar
Location: Online
Details: http://goo.gl/9DBHQd
Learn how you can create interactive experiences for your students by unlocking or creating layers of digital information on top of the physical world that can be viewed through an Android or iOS device. This session includes ideas for using AR in all subject areas.



Startup Weekend EDU Hong Kong
Location: CoCoon Co-working Space, 3/F Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Details: http://goo.gl/3HzADn
Have you ever had an idea for improving education? All Startup Weekend events follow the same basic model: anyone is welcome to pitch their startup idea and receive feedback from their peers. Teams form around the top ideas (as determined by popular vote) and embark on a three-day frenzy of business model creation, coding, designing, and market validation. Sponsored by Google for Entrepreneurs.



2015 Winter Connectivity STEAM Conference
Location: Online
Details: http://educationcloset.com/steam-conference-winter-2015/
This completely online event takes place twice per year and features some of the world’s best innovators and arts-focused educators presenting on integrating the arts into STEM creating STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.


Find more events on our PD-OPs page.

Rob Kovacs

Rob Kovacs

Rob Kovacs

Rob Kovacs

Coordinator 513.674.4205 rob.kovacs@hcesc.org