Flying with Finch

Project Period:  January 1, 2015 – May 31, 2016

Target Audience:   Middle and High School Teachers, Middle School Students

Funding Source:  Verizon Foundation

Funding Amount: $10,000

This Verizon Foundation grant, Flying with Finch for STEM, was awarded to ITTIP in order to provide a two-day professional development on STEM learning with the Finch Robot for 18 middle and high school teachers beginning in the Summer 2015. The grant also supports the purchasing of Finch robot kits for teachers to borrow and use in their classroom throughout the school year for their students to learn and use.   In addition, ITTIP provided a Saturday workshop in the Fall 2015 for middle school students to learn about the robot.

Related Resources

Recruitment: Teacher, Student, Website Announcement
Videos: Verizon Grant 2015-16
Articles: Grant AnnouncementITTIP Awarded Verizon Grant, Southside Teachers Learn STEM with Finch Robot, Teachers Learn Scratch with Finch RobotITTIP Hosts Student Robotics Workshop, Student WorkshopITTIP December 2014 Newsletter, ITTIP March 2015 Newsletter, ITTIP Summer 2015 Newsletter, ITTIP November 2015 Newsletter, ITTIP December 2015 Newsletter
Lessons: TBA