The Association of Computer Technology Educators of Maine sponsors the 25th annual MAINEducation Conference on October 11-12, 2012 at the Augusta Civic Center in Augusta, Maine.
Thursday, October 11 • 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Science Above the Line: Interacting With Data - MLTI Session

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How can Maine science teachers design lessons that align with the new standards and spark deeper and richer understanding, as well as increase engagement and motivation?Using two applications on the MLTI image, EZ Screens from PASCO's Data Studio and EcoBeaker Maine Explorer, science students can use inquiry to enhance their understanding of science concepts. A simple hands-on workshop where participants will walk away with usable ideas for incorporating technology into their classrooms. PASCO's motion sensors will be used.

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Phil Brookhouse

Integration Mentor, MLTI
I really enjoy the curiosity that science is based upon. Students enter school asking questions about the world around them, and that needs to be encouraged and developed in classrooms. Technology gives us an edge, allowing for deeper and more meaningful engagement, investigation... Read More →

Thursday October 11, 2012 1:30pm - 4:30pm EDT