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Creative Approaches to STEAM Learning: Projects, Passion, Peers and Play

Location: W183b

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Listen and learn : Lecture


Monday, June 25, 1:00–2:00 pm
Location: W183b

Mitchel Resnick  
Don’t miss this Spotlight Session featuring Mitch Resnick, Professor of Learning Research at the MIT Media Lab. Highlighting the importance of learning through making and creating, Mitch will discuss how Hands-on LEGO Learning, a life-long learning system, ignites creativity, curiosity, and enthusiasm within every student.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices not needed
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Project-, problem- and challenge-based learning
Grade level: PK-12
Subject area: STEM/STEAM
Exhibitor sponsor(s) LEGO Education
Additional detail: Spotlight on Solutions presentation

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

By providing young people with opportunities to work on projects, based on their passions, in collaboration with peers, in a playful spirit, we can help them prepare for a world where creative thinking is more important than ever before. Don’t miss this Spotlight Session featuring Mitch Resnick, Professor of Learning Research at the MIT Media Lab. Highlighting the importance of learning through making and creating, Mitch will discuss how Hands-on LEGO Learning, a life-long learning system, ignites creativity, curiosity, and enthusiasm within every student. You will hear from Mitch about the power of playful, hands-on learning and how this type of learning, combined with technology, supports your goal to develop your students into life-long learners, 21st century thinkers and change-makers. You will also be able to gain direct insights from Mitch during the interactive Q&A.

Outline

Lecture by Mitch Resnick

Interactive Q&A

Supporting research

http://web.media.mit.edu/~mres/papers.html

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Presenters

Mitchel Resnick, MIT Media Lab

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