ITEEA 2017 Conference

EbD Labs

EbDLabs™ are an excellent opportunity for teachers and other educators to experience one of the Engineering byDesign™ (EbD™) courses in a workshop environment. Comprehensive professional development is provided for each course or instructional component. Whether you are in a Consortium state or not, whether you are currently teaching an EbD™ course or just want to find out more—these workshops are not to be missed. All EbDLabs™ will be hands-on, minds-on, preparing teachers with the fundamentals necessary to implement the materials. A small fee ($50) is requested to cover supplies. Sessions are limited to 30 participants each. All sessions will be held at the Sheraton Dallas in the Austin rooms.

Conferences Agenda
March 16, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 1
Engineering for All - Food and Water
Food: Vertical Farming – Feeding 9 Billion People ,  and  Water: The World in Crisis  are two new Middle School units developed as part of the Engineering for All Project. Using NGSS in the T&E classroom, participants will use food and water as contexts for learning ...
March 16, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 2
Invention and Innovation, Third Edition
Invention & Innovation (I&I) is the 7 th Grade Core course. Participants will be introduced to the content as well as the new EbD platform, EbD-BUZZ. This workshop is an overview with hands-on activities.

Registration Fee: $50

Computer/Smart Device required

Limited to 30 ...
March 16, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 3
Foundations of Technology

Foundations of Technology (FoT) V4  will be a hands-on workshop covering activities new to 2016’s release of FoT Version 4. Content follows the 6E Learning byDeSIGN framework and includes 9 th grade I-STEM Focal Points. 

Registration Fee: $50

Computer/Smart Device ...
March 17, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 1
Engineering Design, Third Edition
Engineering Design , the EbD Capstone course, has been updated with content that articulates with Engineering Technology. This hands-on workshop will cover an overview of the complete course.

Registration Fee: $50

Computer/Smart Device required preloaded with Google Sketchup
Free ...
March 17, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 2
Technological Systems, Third Edition
Technological Systems is the 8 th grade course in the EbD Middle School Core sequence. Workshop participants will use hands-on activities to learn about the course content, and implementation strategies.  

Registration Fee: $50

Computer/Smart Device required.

Limited to 30 ...
March 17, 2017
01:00 PM – 04:50 PM
Sheraton - Austin 3
EbD-TEEMS Grades K-6
EbD-TEEMS has been updated to incorporate the Next Generation Science Standards. This workshop will overview EbD-TEEMS Building Blocks with a focus on Grades K-6 with hands-on activities.

Registration Fee: $50

Limited to 30 participants