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MakerEdTO 2017 - Hands On PD for Maker Educators

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The York School

1639 Yonge St

Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X2

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The 2017 MakerEdTO Maker Education Conference (July 5th, 2017) is a FREE gathering by teachers for teachers who are using or would like to use Maker tools (anything from drinking straws and scotch tape to high end 3D printers) to facilitate learning in their classroom.

Location: The York School, 1639 Yonge street
Date: Wednesday July 5th 2017 - 8:30 - 3:30

The day will have a keynote, ignite talks, two sets of workshops, spark talks and "playground" time in which people can play with some of the tools we will cover in the workshops.

Schedule:

  • Registration
  • Ignite
  • Workshops
  • Lunch, Playground, Spark Talks
  • Keynote

During the day come and:

  • Learn skills through hands-on experiences
  • Share with peers who are doing maker ed within the same context
  • Talk classroom strategies
  • Meet like mind peers and build a maker ed community in the GTA and wider.

This event is part of the Month of Making that culminates with the Toronto Maker Festival, July 8th and 9th at the Toronto Reference Library. Participants are invited to attend the Maker Festival, and consider volunteering some time at our MakerEdTO booth showcasing some of the work from the MakerEdTO Conference.

Did we mention this is FREE???


FAQs

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

The best way to get in touch is to email us: makeredto at gmail dt com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Either Digital copies or Paper is acceptable.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Transit is close available - St. Clair TTC Streetcar line and Subway Station are within walking distance

NOTE: NO ON-SITE PARKING AVAILABLE. Pay close attention to parking signs and restrictions if arriving by car.

Green P Parking is at 21 Pleasant Blvd, within walking distance

Impark is at 25 St Clair Ave East, within walking distance


What are the lunch options for this event?

Please note that lunch is not included in this event. Bringing your own lunch is one option. There will also be food trucks on site providing food for purchase.


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