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VEXcode VR: Teach Computer Science with a Virtual Robot

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Monday, November 30, 12:30–1:30 pm PST (Pacific Standard Time)

Jason McKenna  
Hosted by VEX Robotics. Now more than ever, access to valuable resources is essential to keeping students inspired by STEM while at home. VEX Robotics has launched VEXcode VR, a free web-based tool designed to meet the needs of computer science lessons for those who don’t have access to a physical VEX Robot.

Audience: Chief technology officers/superintendents/school board members, Principals/head teachers, Teachers
Topic: Computer science & computational thinking
Grade level: PK-12
Subject area: Computer science, STEM/STEAM

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Jason McKenna, VEX Robotics

Jason McKenna is the Director of Global Educational Strategy for VEX Robotics, overseeing all educational development and classroom integration for the VEXcode VR, VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 platforms. McKenna is an accomplished educational practitioner and strategist with 20 years of classroom experience and success in implementing STEM programs and robotics competitions for students at all levels.

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