What Is ExploraVision and How Can I Use It in My Classroom?
This web seminar took place on September 26, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. eastern
daylight time. The presenters were Eric Crossley, Director
of Science Education Competitions at NSTA, and Danny Borges, a teacher at David
Thompson Secondary in Vancouver, Canada and coach of a winning ExploraVision team.
Mr. Crossley began the presentation by providing an overview of the competition
and showing how to register teams via the ExploraVision website. Mr. Borges talked about the winning
idea developed by his students and shared insights from his own experience as a
coach. He discussed strategies for helping students develop ideas, manage their
time, make use of web 2.0 tools, and successfully complete their projects. Participants
watched a video featuring teachers who have incorporated ExploraVision into their
View the web seminar archive.
To view the presentation slides from the web seminar and related resources,
visit the resource collection. Continue discussing this topic in the community forums.
A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants' My PD Record and Certificate area in the NSTA Learning Center
for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.
Here are some comments provided by the participants at the end of the Web Seminar:
- “I feel more prepared to coach a team after participating in the webinar.”
- “I was very excited about learning new techniques to use with my students.”
Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions,
and a job well done!
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Underwritten by Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision