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Transcript of BlendEDElectroTeacher
Short Circuits and the Mechanical Teacher
CTS Educator at Alberta Distance Learning Centre
Robotics Western Canada
Systems Admin, Greater North Central Francophone Education Region No. 2, Ecole Maurice-Lavallee
Technical Challenge Canada
Why teach electronics and robotics?
The future is robotics...
Military and police robots
Robo-nauts (robot astronauts)
95-100% automated factories
Tech Giants are now determining the terms of business...
What is robotics?
"Roboticists develop man-made mechanical devices that can move by themselves, whose motion must be modelled, planned, sensed, actuated and controlled, and whose motion behaviour can be influenced by programming."
Electrotechnology and Robotics
It's not only fun and games...
Robotics, Electronics, and Automation
LEGO League Junior - K to 4
LEGO League - 5 to 8/9
Technical Challenge - 7 to 12
Robotics Competition - 9 to 12
How do I get started?
what is the interest in your community
choose the platform
mentorship and volunteers
type of delivery
class, club, or community group
schedule dates of competitions
code of conduct - "Gracious Professionalism"
expectations - attendance
roles and responsibilities
Hardware and programming
Engineering and safety
Strategies for starting a class
start with one kit
utilize CS2N.org for the FLL, FTC, and VEX
Teacher as Facilitator
Student as Expert
create a calendar
Learning for a purpose
Room for multiple learning styles and skills
high level problem solving
build drives the learning