“Summer Camp” Workshop for STEM Teachers
June 28 – July 1, 2010
Hillsborough Community College Brandon Campus
Florida Advanced Technological Education (FLATE), the National Science Foundation Center for Excellence in Manufacturing at Hillsborough Community College, is hosting a summer camp style workshop June 28 – July 1, 2010, exclusively for teachers that will focus primarily on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) curriculum and resources. Participants will explore various facets of robotics and the STEM curriculum, learn about nanotechnology, and how to add content to their teaching toolbox. A $100 stipend is available to individuals who register and successfully complete the workshop. For more information, visit www.fl-ate.org/projects/project_highlights/Summer%20Camp%20for%20Teachers%20at%20Hillsborough%20Community%20College-2.pdf (PDF) or contact Dr. Marie Boyette with FLATE at (813) 259-5479 or email@example.com
The Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE) ‘s LEGO Robotics Camp at the Brandon campus of Hillsborough Community College, made the news this morning, in the St. Petersburg Times. More kids have more fun with robotics is always good news!
Read the full story at http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/article1021593.ece
“Our summer camps are designed to introduce students to the world of robotics and automation so they can then explore the applications in both the industrial and personal use fields. The camp facilitators are from SDHC, HCC and USF, all selected based on their experience and training. The programs are held in conjunction with the National Science Foundation funded Florida Advanced Technological Education Center located at the Hillsborough Community College Brandon Campus.
“Presented byThe Florida Advanced Technology Education Center,HCC and the USF College of Engineering Middle School Introduction …. July 13-17, 2009″
Visit FLATE online for more information: http://www.fl-ate.org/news/index.html