STREAMWORKS at ETSU Valleybrook Campus
This workshop will focus on the introductory RDL competition level. Participants in this workshop will learn the assembly required for a RDL robot and drone, which will include programming. Participants will receive a Parrot Mambo Drone.
This workshop is designed for instructors and mentors who are engaged in STEM co-curricular and extracurricular initiatives in both schools and communities. Content lessons and guidelines are utilized during the workshop. The RDL kit and guide are aligned to Common Core Standards for ELA and Math, NGSS, ITEEA, ISTE, and P21’s Frameworks for 21st Century Learning.
The workshop is taking place September 23rd – 24th at STREAMWORKS on the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) Valleybrook campus near Kingsport, Tennessee.
The workshop fee is $350, which covers the cost of the RDL kit and required materials. Instructors and mentors may be eligible for funds to cover this fee via the following grants:
- Niswonger Foundation Department of Education STEM LD – his grant supports instructors and mentors in rural communities participating in the STEM LD collaborative facilitated through STREAMWORKS.
- Tennessee Valley Robotics –This grant supports instructors and mentors in the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) service area.
NOTE: Instructors and mentors must cover their own travel expenses.
Please contact Dennis Courtney (firstname.lastname@example.org). to inquire about grant funds.