May 17th, 2014: Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher
Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher Presentation and Reflection on Student Voice, STEM, Teacher Tinker Time, and Pushing Boundaries http://wp.me/p4covo-Qi
Date: May 17, 2014
Event: Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher Presentation and Reflection on Student Voice, STEM, Teacher Tinker Time, and Pushing Boundaries
Topic: Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher Presentation and Reflection on Student Voice, STEM, Teacher Tinker Time, and Pushing Boundaries
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Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher Presentation and Reflection on Student Voice, STEM, Teacher Tinker Time, and Pushing Boundaries

Saturday, May 17th I had the honor to be a featured teacher for Classroom 2.o. It has been a while since I presented online. I did not want to have a boring presentation and wanted to cram as much in as I could. I loved this chat. I loved that two of my students came […]

Teacher Tinker Time Presentation Reflection with Squishy Circuits

Yesterday I presented a short 40 minute session on Teacher Tinker Time. This is something that I have created in my school as an instructional coach. The goal is to create a fun and very stress less challenge every few weeks to get educators thinking like a kid again. More importantly it is to bring […]

Teacher Tinker Time Reflection: Teamwork and Collaboration

Yesterday I hosted a Teacher Tinker Time. It has been quite some time since we last had one due to snow days, busy schedules, and finding time that works. The plan is to do this once a week and you can read all about the goals of Teacher Tinker Time in my previous posts. Today […]

Teacher Tinker Time – Where is it? #coffeechugPLN

This idea has been stuck in my head for about a month. Teachers need a Tinker Time block built into their schedule. Just one period of the day where they are not allowed to grade papers lesson plan destress about students, life, school do paperwork attendance PD etc. Instead during this time they enter an […]

002: Living on Edge of Chaos – Tinker Time for Teachers

11.10.13 Update – Audio levels increased to make listening easier. Here is the second episode to the Coffeechug Cafe Podcast: Living on the Edge of Chaos This episode I will be sharing out my new AMAZING theme song and how I am creating and developing Tinker Time for Teachers in my building. I would love […]

Tinker Time for Teacher: Session 1 Reflection #itlchat #tinker #makerspace #coffeechugPLN

Tuesday I lived up to my words. I created a time in my schedule to allow for Teacher Tinker Time. I blocked off three class periods(one for each grade level prep period) to allow for most of the staff to stop down to my room and PLAY! I set up my Macbook with a Makey […]

Tinkerlab: Mandatory MAKE and STEM Reading

I have been doing some extensive reading and researching to plan for some new things in 2015. I have read or I should say attempted to read many books that fit into the categories of STEM, Art, and the Maker world. Some are not very good because people just want the quick buck. But, there […]

Classroom 2.0 Live Featured Teacher: Join Me!

This is from http://live.classroom20.com/ NEXT SHOW: Saturday, May 17, 2014   “Featured Teacher Aaron Maurer”  We are so excited to have Aaron to help us wind down the school year and ramp up our motivation as our awesome May Featured Teacher! Aaron Maurer, known as Coffeechug, is a former gifted education teacher for Bettendorf Middle School in Iowa and is […]