Tag: April21

28 April, 15:45 – 16:45, Quality Assurance process in Craft, Design, Engineering and Graphics

Wednesday 28th April 2021

15:45 – 16:45

 

You will require a glow login for this webinar.

 

This webinar we will include a demo of the digital solution to QA developed by Education Scotland & examples of QA from Schools and LAs.

During this webinar you will be given a demo of the QA solution developed by Education Scotland and hear from 3 teachers on the QA process they are suing in their schools and LA.

 

 

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21 April, 15:45 – 17:00, Micro:bit introductory sessions with YESC

The Young Engineers and Science Clubs Scotland (YESC) programme supports learners aged 3-18 and their teachers with a range of innovative STEM projects, such as this Micro:bit introductory workshop.

You can join sign up for this webinar at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/146594280439

Ideally, attendees would have access to a microbit, USB connection cable and a battery pack.

20 April, 15:45 – 17:00, Micro:bit introductory sessions with YESC

The Young Engineers and Science Clubs Scotland (YESC) programme supports learners aged 3-18 and their teachers with a range of innovative STEM projects, such as this Micro:bit introductory workshop.

You can join sign up for this webinar at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/146718730673

Ideally, attendees would have access to a microbit, USB connection cable and a battery pack.

14 April, 15:45 – 17:00, Micro:bit introductory sessions with YESC

The Young Engineers and Science Clubs Scotland (YESC) programme supports learners aged 3-18 and their teachers with a range of innovative STEM projects, such as this Micro:bit introductory workshop.

You can join sign up for this webinar at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/146581851263

Ideally, attendees would have access to a microbit, USB connection cable and a battery pack.

29 April, 15:45 – 17:00, Scratch Programming with Barefoot with YESC

The Young Engineers and Science Clubs Scotland (YESC) programme supports learners aged 3-18 and their teachers with a range of innovative STEM projects, such as this Scratch Programming workshop with Barefoot.

You can join this webinar on your computer or mobile app – Click here to join the meeting

 

For these Barefoot programming workshops teachers will need:

 

20th April 2021 Technology Tools for Complex Needs with CALL Scotland.

This session is for education staff who are supporting learners with Complex Needs within an early years/primary context.

20th April 2021, 4:00 – 5.00pm 

This session will demonstrate how simple to use, free digital tools can be used to create activities for learning and communication. We will explore how these tools can be used to create learning experiences which support the development of Anticipation, Early Communication, Cause & Effect and Emergent Literacy & Numeracy. All of the digital tools are free to use and easy to share with families.

The technology tools that will be covered in this session include TarHeel Gameplay, Google Slides/PowerPoint, Google Forms/Microsoft Forms, Google Jamboard and Thinglink.

The session will take place in a Microsoft Team meeting. A staff Glow account will NOT be required.

Please sign up here

29th April 2021 Design for All, Creative Classroom Edition with V&A Dundee

Design for All, Creative Classroom Edition with V&A Dundee

29th April 2021, 4:00 – 5.00pm 

Introducing design thinking, discussing what it means to be creative & how to apply design to your classroom regardless of stage or subject.

What does design mean to you? ​

This session will introduce attendees to what it means to be creative and how design can be explored within your learning environment. This session will highlight how developing design skills can support the development of critical thinking skills and creative problem solving. ​

This is a joint session between V&A Dundee and hosted by Education Scotland’s Digital Skills Team.

A staff Glow account will be required to access the Microsoft Team where the session will take place.

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22nd April 2021 Design Thinking with Tinkercad

Design Thinking with Tinkercad 

22nd April 2021, 4:00 – 5.00pm 

Demonstrating how Tinkercad can be used with learners to introduce the use of Computer Aided Design.

Demonstrating how Tinkercad can be used with learners to develop creativity and to introduce the use of Computer Aided Design within the Technologies Curriculum.

This session will take you on a tour of how to use the free CAD software, Tinkercad. We will also look at how digital design can support learners and how these tools can support creativity and learning across the curriculum.

A staff Glow account will be required to access the Microsoft Team where the session will take place.

Please sign up here