What is STE(A)M in Junior Cycle -Voice and Choice -The Future of Health Care?
STE(A)M in Junior Cycle is an elective partnership between Junior Cycle for teachers (JCT) and education outreach partners from fields of STEM and The Arts.
Its vision is to “Provide Junior Cycle teachers with rich STE(A)M professional learning experiences in keeping with national and international best standards, this provision will allow for interdisciplinary responses to societal challenges in subject specific and cross curricular contexts”.STE(A)M CPD is open to all teachers with an interest in STEM and STE(A)M education
Date: Saturday Jan 25th 9.30am - 1.30pm
Problem Solving through Coding, Applied Control and Mechatronics
This workshop is designed to support teachers who have a basic understanding in problem solving using micro:bit. Teachers will problem-solve using a range of inputs and outputs such as switches, sensors, motors and Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs). Teachers will also explore the use of some expansion boards that could be used in project work.
Date: March 3rd 6pm - 8pm