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Workshops and Live Stream Events

September 2019

October 2019

November 2019

  • Tech for Girls Club : Dinosaur Mayhem with Sphero Robots

    Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019 — 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST
    In this Tech for Girls workshop, robots and dinosaurs collide and girls need to put their coding skills to work. Sphero robots are trapped inside of a maze with dinosaurs on the loose! Help the Sphero robots escape by coding them through the maze to safety.
  • Tech for Teens Club : Building Websites

    Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    This workshop will introduce teens with disabilities to the basics of coding for the internet. Students will create their own unique website and publish it online. This workshop is designed for students with basic computer skills, but no previous coding knowledge is required. Students of all abilities are encouraged to attend.

December 2019

  • Tech for Girls Club : Amusement Parks & Physics

    Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019 — 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST
    Have you ever wondered how a roller coaster works? It’s not magic, it’s physics! Join us in this Tech for Girls workshop to learn the physics behind amusement park rides. Girls will also make their own marble roller coaster to put their knowledge into action!
  • Tech for Teens Club : Take Apart a Computer

    Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    This workshop will introduce teens with disabilities to the different components that make up a computer. Start with a completely assembled machine and take it apart piece by piece. We’ll discuss the different parts and what they do. And if you’re up to the task, try to put it back together! Use of a screwdriver and some small screws involved. No previous experience is required.

January 2020

  • Tech for Teens Club : Building a Robot

    Date: Saturday, January 18, 2020 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    In this workshop, teens with disabilities will assemble a robot and program it to respond to the environment. Students will learn about the entire process of building a robot, from assembly to executing code. This workshop is designed for students with basic computer skills but no previous coding knowledge is required. Students of all abilities are encouraged to attend.