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Friday, February 26 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
LIVE SESSION: Everyone Can Code

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We believe that coding is an essential skill for helping students thrive in a technology-driven future. Learning to code unlocks creativity, fosters collaboration, develops problem-solving skills, and opens career paths.
See free resources from Apple that introduce students ages 8 + to coding through project-based classroom learning. We will explore lessons in the student and teacher guides, and dive into interactive coding puzzles/activities for both in and out of the classroom.

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Career and Technology Education Council (CTEC)

President, Tim Kilburn
Tim is currently the Technology consultant for Fort McMurray Catholic Schools as well as the President of the Career & Technology Education Council. He taught Junior and Senior High computer courses for over 25 years before taking on the role as Technology Consultant. Tim is an Apple... Read More →
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Brent Yacoback

STEAM Coordinator, Apple Distinguished Educator
Brent is an Apple Distinguished Educator, science teacher, and the Coordinator of the STEAM program at West Ferris Secondary School, which is part of the Near North District School Board in North Bay, Ontario. Brent has a passion for coding with robots, Swift Playgrounds, and helping... Read More →

Friday February 26, 2021 12:30pm - 1:30pm MST
Live Session
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