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CPS STEM Summer Institute 2018

August 7

TEC Center’s associate director, Tamara Kaldor, and program manager, Jenna Herdzina are presenting at CPS STEM Summer Institute 2018 on Tuesday, August 7th at Corliss High School.

Register for CPS STEM Summer INSTITUTE 2018 here.

10:10 a.m.-11:10 a.m. | Room 205
Light it up: T+S in Early Childhood STEM
Learn how to help young children investigate the world around them with technology tools. Develop an appropriate and meaningful approach to integrating tech tools that range from flashlights to circuits to explore light and shadow, circuits, solar power and so much more with young children. We will bring low-cost tech tools with us to have you explore and develop play-based STEM learning experiences.
Presented by TEC Center’s associate director, Tamara Kaldor, and program manager, Jenna Herdzina

11:20 a.m.-12:20 p.m. | Room 184
The T and M in STEM: Connecting the Big Ideas in Math and Technology in Early Childhood
Investigate integrating technology and math in your Pk-1 classroom to support children’s development of spatial reasoning and logical thinking. Join Erikson Institute’s Early Math Collaborative and TEC Center experts to design play-based experiences that support problem solving with, and without, technology tools. Take home a deeper understanding plus lesson ideas!
Presented by TEC Center’s associate director, Tamara Kaldor, and Lauren Solarski, Math Coach & PD Facilitator/Instructor/Doctoral Fellow, Erikson Institute Early Math Collaborative

1:40 p.m.-2:40 a.m. | Room 205
Light it up: T+S in Early Childhood STEM
Learn how to help young children investigate the world around them with technology tools. Develop an appropriate and meaningful approach to integrating tech tools that range from flashlights to circuits to explore light and shadow, circuits, solar power and so much more with young children. We will bring low-cost tech tools with us to have you explore and develop play-based STEM learning experiences.
Presented by TEC Center’s associate director, Tamara Kaldor, and program manager, Jenna Herdzina