• The STEM Challenge

    Goal
    Teachers will integrate computer science technology in the classroom.

    STEM. It is a HOT topic right now and thinking about how to make STEM a part of your everyday classroom can be overwhelming. That is where we want to help make it possible. An individual teacher may choose items that cost up to $100. You can work alone or as a grade level/subject team in order to get larger items and/or quantities.

    Suggested STEM Items
    Sphero
    Drone
    Ozobot
    Osmo Genius
    LEGO WeDo Kits
    Echo Dot (AI)
    Bee-Bot (K-1)
    Little Bits
    Snap Circuits



    The EXABYTE Challenge

    Goal
    Teachers will embrace and utilize new technologies in the classroom to enhance the learning environment and increase student engagement. 


    Apple TV
    Teachers are encouraged to create dynamic technology-rich, integrated lessons. Impressive lesson plans involving creativity, communication, collaboration, and/or critical thinking can earn you a chance to receive an Apple TV for your classroom.  This device is used with your interactive board and it allows you or your students to airdrop presentations from a MacBook or an iPad.

    iPad
    Want an iPad for your classroom?  Teachers will be selected to receive an iPad to use with their students if you create a dynamic technology-rich lesson plan involving our 4Cs, Critical thinking, Collaboration, Communication, and Creativity and show how your students can use technology to be connected globally.

    Document Camera
    Want a document camera to use with your iPad? Show us how you can use this equipment with your students by creating a dynamic technology-rich lesson plan involving our 4Cs, Critical thinking, Collaboration, Communication, and Creativity. For the 2017-2018 school year, 20 HoverCam Solo 8 USB Document Cameras will be awarded.


    *All items are subject to funding.

     

    STEM Application

    EXABYTE Application

    Sample Lesson Plan