WHO: K-12 Teachers and STEM educators with an interest in application of GPS technology with the study of science, math, history, and/or geography.
WHAT: Geocaching with the Stars – 3rd Annual Discovery Education Event
WHEN: March 21st, 4:30 – 7:00 PM
Where: Behind Maynard’s Market, 400 East Toole Ave. Coordinates are N 32d 13.427m, W 110d 58.033m
COST: FREE! Yay!
WHY: To heighten interest of local educators and students in STEM applications in and out of the classroom. We recognize technology as a motivator for learning about our world and for acquiring content and process knowledge. We wish to take advantage of the high interest in the use of GPS technology for personal navigation and recreation (geocaching.com) to motivate teachers towards engaging students in science, technology, engineering, and math applications.
Space is limited…
Allen Swanson and Emily Mann, Technology Integration Specialists
Office of the Pima County School Superintendent, Regional Support Center
6420 E. Broadway, Suite A100, Tucson, Arizona, 85710