EPS Professional Development - Feb 21, 2017 - Page 5

Enfield Public Schools Session 9 — 7-12 World Language Teaching World Language Through Culture Amy Jensen Location: Fermi A224 Participants will be (re)introduced to the concept of the cultural triangle. From the cultural triangle, participants will explore using culture to teach grammar and vocabulary instead of teaching them in isolation. Examples will be provided for French and Spanish. Session 10 — 6-12 3D Printing and Design: STEAM Connections Adam Mitchell Location: JFK CLAB 2 Session 11 — 6-12 Teen Leadership Course Leader Certification– Part A Mark Dube Location: Fermi A205 The session will include a discussion of selection and funding of 3D printers, 3D design platforms, technology limitations/opportunities of 3D printing, and cross-curricular connections to 3D printing. Participants will learn the basics of TinkerCad (on-line design platform). Previous participation in Capturing Kids Hearts is required. Education Participants will experience firsthand H