Saturday Pre-Conference Educators Forum
The Educators Forum will be offered on Saturday, April 28, 2018 as a Pre-Conference event. The Forum has a separate fee of $50 to attend, and includes lunch. To attend the Forum, you must also attend the annual conference.
One Session Available:
12:00pm – 5:00pm (seating is limited)
This Forum is a Pre-Conference event and has a separate fee. Attendance for the full conference is required to attend this Forum.
Speakers: Natalie Lind and Patti Koncur, IAHCSMM
The IAHCSMM Educators’ Forum provides individuals involved in CS education with updates on CS education and information on teaching techniques. This session will provide an update on the overall education efforts of IAHCSMM.
The Forum will begin with a lecture, and then participants will split into groups for the two following sessions.
Speakers: Jon Wood, IAHCSMM
Gamification is defined as the application of typical elements of game playing to other areas of activity, specifically to engage users in problem solving. Gamification can be applied to CS educational activities to enhance learning.
Teaching Tips for Successful Educators
Speakers: Sue Klacik, IAHCSMM
Successful educators always strive to enhance their skills. This presentation will address tips and techniques to enhance classroom, planning, and delivery skills.