Project-Based Continued Learning of Arduinos
A one-day course focusing on getting educators more project-based experience with Arduinos. Designed for educators in the grades 6-12 with some experience with Arduino boards, this workshop covers all of the basics through hands-on projects.
This workshop includes an Arduino Project Starter Kit with everything you need for the projects. (optional)
- Review the basics of Arduinos and the programming language
- Work with analog and digital sensors
- Communicate with a PC via the Arduino
- Understand how to implement project-based Arduino curriculum
- Reading an analog sensor on your PC
- Servo-motor control
- Music with the Arduino
- Input-output machine
Who Should Attend this Workshop?
Grades 6-12 Teachers, Administrators, IT Professionals and Technology Coaches and Specialists with some experience using Arduinos and programming with Arduinos
Other Information and Requirements:
Introduction to Arduinos 101 is a prerequisite for this workshop. Attendees must bring their own laptops to the workshop.
Already have a basic kit and an Arduino board? Just let us know and we will reduce the price of the workshop by $50.
About the Presenter:
Martin Plazyk has over 10 years of experience as an engineer, a maker, and a trainer. His passion is bringing real world technologies and tools to the classroom in fun, exciting, and approachable ways.
A Georgia Tech graduate, Martin has worked around the world on state-of-the-art industrial systems, and has a keen knowledge of how the technology students use today will impact their own future.
With a great track record of preparing educators for new technologies in the classroom, as well as helping administrators implement programs, Martin can help you at any point along the way to bring real technology to real classrooms.
Plaz-Tech Educational Workshops are held in downtown Atlanta, and include all class and project materials. Breakfast and lunch are provided.
All participants will receive a Workshop Completion Certificate.
Our goal is to help you prepare for the changing nature of your jobs, including using new technology and digital learning tools, providing ways to differentiate instruction, and implementing Georgia’s Common Core State Standards and other Standards.