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Register now for Ongoing Safety Micro-Badging sessions!

January 02, 2020

Register now for ITEEA's Ongoing Safety Micro-Badging Sessions


Safety in the Robotics Lab: From drones to battle bots, students build the most ingenious things. But is safety a concern?


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ITEEA's STEM Center for Teaching and Learning™'s Safety micro-badging 10-hour professional development series focuses on safety in the STEM classroom and consists of ten one-hour sessions on a variety of safety topics. Participants may register for any number of sessions, from one to ten. Participants may take sessions in any order, after the initial release date.


  • September 1, 2019: General Safety Topics in STEM Education: Examining the progress of safety in STEM education and reviewing ten recommendations for a safer school year
  • October 1, 2019: Safer Lab Design and Maintenance: A well-maintained lab is a safer lab
  • November 1, 2019: Chemical Safety: Fostering a culture of STEM lab chemical safety
  • December 1, 2019: 3-D Printing Safety: Can 3-D printers cause harm?
  • January 1, 2020: The Work Permit System: Safety in the Workplace (focus on workplace readiness): Holding students accountable for their actions
  • February 1, 2020: Safety in the Robotics Lab: From drones to battle bots, students build the most ingenious things, but is safety a concern?
  • March 1, 2020: Handheld and Portable Tools: Enhancing technology and engineering in STEM classrooms; exploring safer tool usage
  • April 1, 2020: Large Power Tools: EbD course safety videos, hand and power tool guidelines, and more!
  • May 1, 2020: Safer Makerspaces (focus on interdisciplinary considerations): Building in safer practices from the beginning.
  • June 1, 2020: Accident Reports! A blessing and a curse. An introduction to liability for technology and engineering design teachers.


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