Nirmala Gnanapragasam, Ph.D, P.E.
Affiliate Director, PLTW
Project Lead the Way
Affiliate Coordinator, PLTW
Building/Room: ENGR 511
Address: 901 12th Avenue, ENGR 511, Seattle, WA 98122
Where: Seattle University, Student Center, Room 160 ~ 901 12th Avenue, Seattle
When: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 ~ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm (check-in and breakfast available at 7:30am)
Cost: $25.00 per attendee (includes: light breakfast, lunch, clock hours & parking – parking is limited, so please carpool)
Schools and School Districts theater planning new or expanding their existing PLTW programs and current PLTW teachers. Bring your teachers, counselors, building and district administrators to learn and work together as a team. Develop and/or expand student opportunities for STEM learning and developing skills to thrive in an evolving world.
PLTW’s STEM program and curriculum overview for new schools/districts, Networking with PLTW colleagues for new and old schools/districts, Making the most of your PLTW Program, Inside look at “Courses” the PLTW curriculum delivery system, and Student panel & demonstrations.
Pre-Conference Vex and RobotC Workshop for PLTW Teachers:
Four (4) hour hands-on training with Vex and RobotC, as used in the PLTW courses: AR, POE, DE, AE and CIM. Trainer is a representative from Robotics Education Competition (REC) Foundation (REC runs Vex Competitions) and assisted by an experienced POE teacher and robotics advisor.
Where: Seattle University, Student Center, Room 210 ~ 901 12th Avenue, Seattle,
When: Monday, December 4, 2017 ~ Noon – 4:00 pm
Cost: No Fee – on-campus parking will NOT be provided and will be the responsibility of the attendee, afternoon snack provided