Teacher Workshops

Professional Development and Training for Educators

In these hands-on workshops, teachers will explore creative classroom techniques that can be adapted to fit a variety of subject areas. Teachers will work directly with certified LEGO® Education trainers and CCM Educators to learn specific ways to incorporate the lessons into their classrooms.

Promo: Use discount code profdevelopment to receive $20 off any Teacher Workshop!

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STORYSTARTER (Grade 2nd-5th) | Monday, July 17, 2017

Make literacy tangible with StoryStarter!


LEGO Education StoryStarter makes literacy tangible and creates a confident and engaged storyteller. As a core platform for language arts learning, the Storyteller solution meets Common Core Standards and supports elementary teachers with a unique combination of the LEGO bricks, curriculum, easy-to-use software, and professional guidance and inspiration. Educators can encourage students to be engaged and confident writers and storytellers - enabling all students to succeed within language arts.

Subject: Literacy, 2nd-5th grade
Teachers: Language Arts teachers
Schedule: Monday, July 17, 2017 | 10:00am-4:00pm
Cost: $95 (members), $100 (non-members) / max capacity 10

Course Content: This program will help you integrate StoryStarter into your daily teaching and will allow you to choose from the 24 hands-on classroom activities in the StoryStarter Core Curriculum, teaching you how to familiarize yourself with the activities and product. By the end of the program, we hope you'll be inspired to use StoryStarter for anything from 5-10 minute short student build exercises to long-term project work, for groups and individuals, all as part of an engaging classroom experience.

Learning Outcomes

  • Help your students to structure their stories, develop collaborative skills, and write and present their work with confidence, via an introduction to StoryStarter and inspiration as to how it can spark your students' imaginations.
  • Come familiar with the brick set, the curriculum and the StoryVisualizer software through hands-on practical activities.
  • Develop best practices on classroom management with help from our expert advisors.
  • Reach clear learning objectives, via targeted activities and lesson plans.
  • Link the program content to your local and national curriculum plans, by discussing StoryStarter in relation to your daily teaching.

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SIMPLE MACHINES (Grade 1st-3rd) | Monday, July 24, 2017

Engage your students in science and engineering with Simple Machines!


LEGO Education Simple Machines enables elementary students to discover how the real world works. Students get an in-depth understanding of mechanical and structural principles built into everyday machines. By building, designing, and testing solutions, students work as young scientists and engineers, all while honing design technology, science, and math skills. We support teachers by providing easy-to-use, age appropriate, hands-on materials along with guided lessons that meet technology and science standards.

Subject: STEM, 1st-3rd grade
Teachers: Science and elective class teachers
Schedule: Monday, July 24, 2017 | 10:00am-4:00pm
Cost: $95 (members), $100 (non-members) / max capacity 10

Course Content: Understand how to achieve STEM learning objectives using curriculum materials from Simple Machines and the LEGO Education learning methodology.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to encourage your students to investigate and understand the operation of simple and compound machines found in everyday life, enabling them to work as young scientists and engineers. Increase your understanding of LEGO Education learning methodology.
  • Become familiar with best practices in facilitating learning, by using Simple Machines in a classroom setting.
  • Gain hands-on practice to help you reach your learning objectives with Simple Machines.
  • Increase the efficiency of your lesson planning for STEM learning.

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