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T3™ Northeast Professional Development Summit

Aug. 26, 2022 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Teachers College, Columbia University | 525 W. 120th St. | New York, NY, 10027

Register for the summit

Please note: Registration is available through August 19.

Pricing

$225 — Summit registration includes your choice of:

  • TI-Nspire™ CX II graphing calculator and TI-Nspire™ CX Premium Teacher Software
  • TI-Nspire™ CX II CAS graphing calculator and TI-Nspire™ CX Premium Teacher Software
  • TI-84 Plus CE graphing calculator and TI-SmartView™ CE emulator software for the TI-84 Plus graphing family

Special team discount: Register four participants and the fifth attends free.

2022 Summer of Learning: When you register for a T³Regional Summit or T³Summer Workshop, you will receive complimentary registration to the 2022 Virtual T³IC taking place July 28–29, 2022.*


What to expect from your T³ Regional Summit:

  • Six hours of hands-on, interactive professional learning held over four, 90-minute sessions
  • Receive your TI technology and training materials at the summit site
  • Receive a Certificate of Participation which may be accepted for school or district professional development credit
  • Texas Instruments Education Technology is an approved Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) sponsor in New York
  • During online registration, you will select from one of four breakout sessions offered during each time slot
  • A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided
  • We will follow local protocols and safety recommendations and request that all attendees do the same for the health of all in attendance
  • If circumstances change and we need to cancel the summit, we will notify all registrants as soon as possible and registration fees will be refunded in full

Contact information

For questions regarding the summit program, please contact:

Irina Lyublinskya | 609.213.9158 | il2369@tc.columbia.edu
Mr. Dana Morse | 315.730.9858 | dmorse@ti.com

For registration questions, please contact:

T3™ Regional Summit Registration | 844.851.9251 | T3@eventconsultantsglobal.com

Program

8:30 – 9 a.m. | Check-in and continental breakfast



9 – 10:30 a.m. | First morning sessions


Session 1 | Valuable Tips for the TI-84 Plus Graphing Family and TI-SmartView™ Emulator (Calculator and Software)

  • Get creative and cool essential ideas to utilize the TI-84 Plus graphing calculator and its color version, TI-84 Plus CE, much more effectively. See how to use the TI-84 Plus CE as an evaluator of complex expressions easily, trace on a graph and table simultaneously, quickly evaluate the quadratic formula, store window settings, quickly investigate transformation graphing with lists, and more. And get tips on how to fully utilize the TI-SmartView™ graphing calculator emulator.
  • Overview of the TI-84 Plus CE color graphing calculator, basic computation, graphing and functionality.
  • Discover how this member of the TI-84 Plus graphing family is different than previous TI-84 family graphing calculators.
  • Effective use of the TI-SmartView™ CE emulator software.

Session 2 | Valuable Tips for Using TI-Nspire™ Technology (Calculator and Software)

  • Overview of the TI-Nspire™ graphing calculator, including general calculator, graphing and statistical functionality.
  • Exploration of dynamic, interactive lessons for algebra I, geometry, algebra II, precalculus, calculus and statistics.
  • Introduction to basic features of the teacher software.

Session 3 | Developing Deeper Conceptual Understanding to Prepare for the ACT® (Calculator and Software)

  • Students who only excel at procedural fluency (memorizing steps and formulas) will have a tough time on the math section of the redesigned ACT®. They need a deeper understanding of the concepts. We can leverage TI technology to help meet this goal by providing activities and ideas that promote conceptual understanding.
  • This session includes both TI-84 Plus CE and TI-Nspire™ CX technologies.

Session 4 | Learning to Code With Python and TI Graphing Technology

  • This session is designed for educators interested in introducing coding to their students using the TI-84 Plus CE Python or TI-Nspire™ CX II graphing calculators.
  • Building upon the lessons from the 10 Minutes of Code, the session introduces the basics of coding principles, including logic, selection statements, loops, etc.
  • The principles of coding will be connected to many concepts in the math and science curriculum to increase student understanding.
  • By the end, you should be comfortable with using Python and the transferrable skills to move to the next stage in coding.



10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | Second morning sessions


Session 5 | Exploring Algebra Topics With TI-84 Plus CE Technology

Utilizing the TI-84 Plus CE graphing calculator, we will explore topics such as:

  • Linear functions and systems
  • Functions and relations
  • Quadratic, exponential, radical and rational functions
  • Probability

Session 6 | Exploring Algebra Topics With TI-Nspire™ Technology

Utilizing TI-Nspire™ CX technology, we will explore topics such as:

  • Linear functions and systems
  • Functions and relations
  • Quadratic, exponential, radical and rational functions
  • Probability

Session 7 | Learning to Code With the TI-Innovator™ Hub (TI-84 Plus and TI-Nspire™ Families of Graphing Calculators)

  • This session is designed for educators interested in introducing coding to their students using the TI-Innovator™ Hub.
  • Extend the lessons seen in the 10 Minutes of Code with the TI-Innovator™ Hub to excite students in learning the code to control the
    TI-Innovator™ Hub and the built-in sensors, including light and sound.
  • Engage your students with the latest technology, preparing them for the next stage to explore real-world STEM applications.

Session 8 | Developing Deeper Conceptual Understanding to Prepare for the SAT® (Calculator and Software)

  • Students who only excel at procedural fluency (memorizing steps and formulas) will have a tough time on the math section of the redesigned SAT®. They need a deeper understanding of the concepts. We can leverage TI technology to help meet this goal by providing activities and ideas that promote conceptual understanding.
  • This session includes both TI-84 Plus CE and TI-Nspire™ CX technologies.



12:15 – 1:15 p.m. | Lunch




1:15 – 2:45 p.m. | First afternoon sessions


Session 9 | Advanced Tips With TI-84 Plus CE Technology: Data Collection in Science and Math Classrooms (Calculator and Software)

  • Overview of the TI-84 Plus CE graphing calculator, including data collection with the Vernier EasyTemp® sensor and CBR™ 2 motion sensor.
  • Data analysis through the development of mathematical models.

Session 10 | Advanced Tips With TI-Nspire™ Technology: Data Collection in Science and Math Classrooms (Calculator and Software)

  • Overview of the TI-Nspire™ CX II graphing calculator, including data collection with the Vernier EasyTemp® sensor and CBR™ 2 motion sensor.
  • Data analysis through the development of mathematical models.

Session 11 | Developing Deeper Conceptual Understanding to Prepare for the ACT® (Calculator and Software)

  • Students who only excel at procedural fluency (memorizing steps and formulas) will have a tough time on the math section of the redesigned ACT®. They need a deeper understanding of the concepts. We can leverage TI technology to help meet this goal by providing activities and ideas that promote conceptual understanding.
  • This session includes both TI-84 Plus CE and TI-Nspire™ CX technologies.

Session 12 | Making Math and Science Meaningful With the TI-Innovator™ Rover

  • This session is designed for teachers interested in introducing the TI-Innovator™ Rover to their students.
  • We will highlight lessons that can include topics that will engage your students in new and exciting ways such as:
    • The relationship between distance, rate and time.
    • Designing and measuring a segmented path.
  • This session includes both TI-84 Plus CE and TI-Nspire™ CX technologies.



3 – 4:30 p.m. | Second afternoon sessions


Session 13 | Exploring Middle Grades Topics With the TI-84 Plus Family of Graphing Calculators

  • Coverage of features for modeling with multiple representations.
  • Exploration of interactive lessons that make connections between ratios, proportional relationships and linear functions.

Session 14 | Topics in Geometry With the TI-Nspire™ CX II Graphing Calculator

  • Coverage of key topics in geometry, including congruence, similarity and right triangles.
  • Exploration of dynamic, interactive content.
  • Overview of essential technology skills, including geometry tools to investigate congruence, similarity and transformations.

Session 15 | Developing Deeper Conceptual Understanding to Prepare for the SAT® (Calculator and Software)

  • Students who only excel at procedural fluency (memorizing steps and formulas) will have a tough time on the math section of the redesigned SAT®. They need a deeper understanding of the concepts. We can leverage TI technology to help meet this goal by providing activities and ideas that promote conceptual understanding.
  • This session includes both TI-84 Plus CE and TI-Nspire™ CX technologies.

Session 16 | STEM Camps, Clubs and Classroom Projects With the TI-Innovator™ Hub

  • This session is designed for math and science teachers interested in introducing STEM projects in the classroom or in summer camps with and the TI-Innovator™ Hub and either TI-Nspire™ CX or TI-84 Plus CE technology.
  • Guide students on the path to building their own STEM projects with activities that challenge them to address current real-world issues.
  • Understand the science behind the greenhouse effect, and other science principles, and use math, computer programming and engineering to design and build models to solve current problems.

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Vernier EasyTemp is a registered trademark of Vernier Software & Technology.

*Once payment is received for your T³Regional Summit or T³ Summer Workshop participation, you will receive complimentary registration to the 2022 Virtual T³IC. Additional terms and conditions may apply.