Coding and Minecraft: The Best of Both Worlds! (HP63)
Thursday, March 5 1:15 pm–3:05 pm
WCC - 3B
Coding and Minecraft: The Best of Both Worlds!
Come experience the best of both worlds combining Minecraft: Education Edition and Coding. Students will love this combination of game-based learning and coding that can lead to future certifications. You will have the opportunity to unpack the curriculum and experience Minecraft: Education Edition.
|Focus Area:||Coding, CTE, Gaming, Microsoft, STEM/STEAM|
|Skill Level:||Beginner, Intermediate|
Noreen Dooley, Katy ISD
Over twenty years of experience in the education field sharing a passion for education, technology, and leadership. Currently a Classroom Technology Designer supporting the implementation, training, and evaluation of technology integration in the Katy Independent School District. Additionally, a National Northwest Council for Computer Education (NCCE) Professional Learning Specialist.
Michael Higley, School for the Arts & NCCE Learning Specialist
Dr. Michael Higley has worked in education since 2001. Currently, he serves as the Director for Assessment and Data in a 6-12th grade Charter School for the Arts and serves as a Learning Specialist for one of the largest teacher training organizations for computer education, NCCE. He earned his doctorate in e-Learning at Northcentral University. When Michael isn't working one-on-one with teachers and students, he can be found featured as a Top e-Learning Author at http://elearningindustry.com/elearning-authors/michael-higley , the largest online community of professionals involved in the eLearning industry.