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iRobot, Can you?

Date/Time
November 3
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Strand
Digital Learning and Innovative Practices
Audience
Instructional Coaches, Library and Media Specialists, Teachers

Do you own a Roomba or have seen them in action? Connect computer science with real world applications with learning how to program using the Root robot. This session will give you a hands-on opportunity to learn about and try the Root robots that you can use with your students. Root can draw, erase, scan, detect, bump, see, hear, feel, move, glow, climb, and play. Leave with resources from iRobot to connect real world computer science into your classroom. This session is geared towards 1st – 12th grade educators.

Presenter
Lisa Schwartz
Lisa Schwartz
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | West Central Region, Learning Technology Center

Lisa develops and leads professional learning programs, trainings, and resources related to curricular integration, digital access, and technology infrastructure in western Illinois.