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Welcome to the schedule site for the OCCUE 2019 Tech Fest set to be held at our beautiful host site, Newport Harbor High School, Saturday, February 2, 2019!

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Cutting-Edge/STEM/New Tools [clear filter]
Saturday, February 2
 

11:00am

Creativity with OSMO
Learn how to use OSMO in collaborative learning stations to accomplish tasks through the Tangram, Numbers, and Monster Creativity applications. Explore how students can be engaged in discovery and scholarship as they navigate by trial-and-error through coding, drawing, and manipulating shapes.

Speakers
avatar for Truc Huynh

Truc Huynh

Kindergarten Teacher, Saint Polycarp Catholic School
Truc Huynh: OCCUE Seeds Grant Winner Truc Huynh and Katherine Mendenhall are always seeking new and creative ways to integrate technology into the classroom. With a combined seven years of experience at the primary grade level, they seek to engage students in thinking creatively... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Flipgrid - Give Every Student a Voice
Learn how to use Flipgrid in any classroom. Imagine if you could have students demonstrate a deeper understanding of what they are learning by providing reasoning, explaining, and communicating their understanding of the concepts being learned.
Link to presentation: https://bit.ly/2WoFSKz 

Speakers
avatar for Taryn Flamson

Taryn Flamson

Teacher, NMUSD
6th Grade Teacher at Harbor View Elementary; Digital Coach; Math Fellow


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 151 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

So I have robots for my classroom, now what do I do?
Many teachers are wanting to get robotics going or have some robots at their site waiting to be used. This session goes over the details from where to begin, ideas for funding, curriculum, and most importantly how to have fun in your robotics class. Presentation:     bit.ly/2MM4VCJ

Speakers
avatar for Kathryn Saucedo

Kathryn Saucedo

Math, Science, & Robotics Teacher, East Whittier City School District
Hello! Kathryn Saucedo has been teaching math, science, technology, and robotics at the middle school-level for five years. She is always looking for the newest engaging tools to spark learning in the classroom. STEAM and project-based learning are her passions.


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

3D Printing & Tinkercad for Beginners
In this hands-on session, you will be introduced to 3D technology, how it can be incorporated into your STEAM program, and how to use Tinkercad to build your own 3D designs. Please bring a Chromebook or laptop.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Nguyen

Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy, Teaching & Learning Consultant for All Covered, has been an educator for over 15 years. She previously taught in a 1:1 laptop environment at Rosary Academy. When Rosary adopted a campus-wide 1:1 laptop program, Judy accepted the position of Director of Educational Technology... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Elementary Robotics
Want to incorporate coding and robotics into your STEAM instruction? Explore elementary robotics including Ozobot, Sphero, and BeeBots! Learn by doing...no coding experience necessary. Attendees will have hands-on time and walk away with lesson ideas. Perfect for K-8th grade.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 141 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

So What's Next? Preparing students for life after school
Teachers will learn about resources available to prepare students to become sophisticated, responsible and knowledgeable members of society covering topics in financial literacy/business, digital citizenship, Health & Wellness, Social Emotional Learning and STEM-foundations.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Media Room (Library) 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Teaching and Implementing Robotics in Alternative Education
This session will go over the details of teaching and implementing an Introduction to Robotics class in alternative education. From figuring out the technology, to building, and programming robots, Mr. Saucedo-Daniel and Ms. Ramirez will go over the every detail of implementing a successful Robotics program at your site.

Speakers
avatar for Jorge Saucedo-Daniel

Jorge Saucedo-Daniel

OCDE CTE Instructor, Orange County Department of Education
Jorge Saucedo-Daniel has been working in education for over ten years. Starting off as a Paraeducator for the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) Jorge has been developing, implementing, and teaching Computer Science and Robotics for the County Office of Education and the... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 157 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Using VR to Teach Social Justice Issues
Immerse students in social justice issues using VR. Learn strategies and benefits of implementing VR in your classroom. This session will demonstrate 360 video for increasing students awareness of current social justice issues and how students can create their own virtual tours using Google's Tour Creator.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Nguyen

Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy, Teaching & Learning Consultant for All Covered, has been an educator for over 15 years. She previously taught in a 1:1 laptop environment at Rosary Academy. When Rosary adopted a campus-wide 1:1 laptop program, Judy accepted the position of Director of Educational Technology... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663