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Creative Coding Through Games and Apps

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Overview

Do you want to teach students how to make amazing things and to have a real impact on the world? You can with tools and advice from this webinar! Join Todd Beard as he discusses how to introduce programming, and explains how students learn by creating real games or apps and by working in the same ways as professional programmers do - in a real software development environment.

Todd will cover how to integrate STEM/STEAM into your classroom to inspire creativity and collaboration, as well as how to design curriculum and attract a broad range of students, including those who have never programmed. Come discover how to create real games and apps for real people and purpose, and learn why it is so important to integrate computational thinking into your curriculum.




This webinar has been brought to you by Microsoft. Learn more about how Microsoft can help every student achieve more at http://education.microsoft.com.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016 @ 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Game-based Learning , Microsoft, Sponsored, STEM
Tags: Coding, collaboration, creativity, games, programming, STEAM, STEM

Reviews (23)

Full Member
 
awesome
Basic Member
 
Great information !
Basic Member
 
I was expecting to learn more. There were no examples provided for the games or apps.
Basic Member
+3
 
Amazing! Can't wait to get a microbit!
Full Member
+6
 
Great resource! Thank you!
Basic Member
 
Great presentation.
Full Member
+2
 
This is a very good webinar.
Here is the link to the resources mentioned throughout this presentation:
http://simplek12.titanpad.com/1496
Full Member
 
Great concept, but I would have liked to have actually seen some of the lessons.
Basic Member
+2
 
Great!
Full Member
 
Thank you!
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