Earthquakes, Stock Market, Weather and More

Powerful, real-time projects and project-based learning to engage and excite your students

Completing the picture with Project-Based Learning - Discover the joys of project-based instruction. In this session you will learn how to locate and implement real-time authentic, project-based activities that address an essential question from your curriculum or content area

April 18, 2007

4:00 – 4:15 Meet & Greet

4:15 – 4:30 Keynote Address-Jeff Billings- Director of Technology

4:30 – 4:35 BREAK

4:35 – 5:25 Session I

Presentation 1 – See What We Have Done!

Project Showcase
Paradise Valley Teachers, Paradise Valley Schools

Presentation 2 – Generation Yes

Students and Teachers Succeeding
Paradise Valley Teachers, Paradise Valley Schools

Lab - The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education (CIESE)

Cool Collaborative and Relevant, Real-time Projects On Line
Amy Chayefsky, Technology Integration Specialist, AzTEA Eastside Co-Chair, Maricopa

5:30 – 6:20 Session II

Presentation 1 – Get Real…

With Real-Time Project Ideas
Jeanine Gearhart, Ed Tech Director, Mesa Public Schools

Presentation 2 – The Stock Market Game

Evaluating Stock and Creating Portfolios
Kingston Raycraft,

Lab – X Marks the Spot

Creative Webquests
Jan Wolfgramm, Tempe Elementary Schools

6:20 – 6:30 Wrap Up

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