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!

We’re looking forward to an exciting event. Should you have any questions, or need any information, please visit our website at occue.org

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

11:00am PST

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.

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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 PST
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am PST

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 

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Taryn Flamson

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

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

11:00am PST

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

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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 PST
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm PST

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.


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