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Monday, August 19 • 10:00am - 11:45am
Addressing Three Dimensional Science Standards with Games

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How can video games be used to support strong three dimensional learning in the new Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) framework?  In this workshop, we will dive into how games can be used to support the innovations of the NGSS, such as progressions of the three dimensions across K-12, being phenomena-driven, and teaching with storylines. We will use Tyto Online for our hands-on application, which has been funded with NSF and Dept. of Education grants. This will include playing the game from a student’s experience and analyzing how it successfully supported the NGSS and where it would need support.  We’ll see examples of classroom implementation and student work with the game, and make a plan for how you could use games to support these practices in your own classroom.

SEATING CAPACITY:30

Speakers
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Lindsey Tropf

Founder and CEO, Immersed Games
Lindsey Tropf, M.Ed., is the Founder & CEO of Immersed Games. Before founding Immersed Games, she was a doctoral candidate at the University of Florida in School Psychology, with a specialization in Program Evaluation and a Minor in Research & Evaluation Methodology, with expertise... Read More →


Monday August 19, 2019 10:00am - 11:45am
Room 155 Troy Middle School, 1976 Burdett Avenue, Troy NY 12180

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