Educator & Facilitator STEM Virtual Course using the XK01 STEM Starter Kit
XinaBox is training educators and regional partners to deliver a Space STEM course centred on Earth in context of our solar system.
Comprising three workshops of 2 to 3 hours each, participants work with their XinaBox kit at home, while joining the larger group in virtual sessions.
Workshop topics are:
- On-boarding session, Introduction to your kit, Introduction to IoT, conducting the virtual workshops
- Training on IoT in practice, discovery through data, data analysis and interpretation
- Support content - Our Earth in Context, micro-climate interactions, Solar Eclipse 2017, Living in Habitats, Designing a habitat
The prerequisites for this course are the XinaBox XK01 STEM Starter kit and the facilities to be able to participate in either Zoom or Microsoft Teams virtual workshops.
Educators and facilitators who submit the assessment and research project report qualify for an accredited certification.
Scheduled training sessions can be found here.
Twenty places for South African schools, educators and facilitators on this course are sponsored, if you would like to apply for sponsorship for yourself or two teachers from a school, please apply.