Teacher Workshops – FIRST Canada & CanCODE

Teachers, don’t miss this great opportunity for a free robotics/coding professional development workshop!

Join 2013 FIRST Robotics Competition world champion and math, computer science and robotics teacher Shawn Lim, OCT for this special half-day professional development workshop for teachers.

Mr. Lim is a former robotics teacher at Crescent School, winners of the 2013 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) World Championships. He was a founding member of FRC team 188, the very first Canadian high-school competitive FRC robotics team, and attended university at General Motors Institute on the first-ever robotics scholarship awarded to a Canadian student. For 8 years he served on the Board of Directors of FIRST Robotics Canada, and was appointed Director of District Implementation. Most recently, he taught at St. Clement’s School, delivering robotics and computer science programming specifically for girls. He began his teaching career in the TDSB at Runnymede CI, and has been an active participant, mentor and leader in the educational robotics community for over 22 years.

Join us on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday during week of February 25th, 2019 at 1:00PM.

Maximum capacity of 16 teachers per workshop. Registration is required.

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*A valid OCT number is required to register. The cost of this workshop is funded by FIRST Robotics Canada in partnership with the Government of Canada’s CanCODE program.