Events

Educator Workshops

Cybersecurity with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop July 25, 27, & 29, 2022 (FULL)

Explore and apply basic cybersecurity concepts with physical computing on micro:bit modules. With Python scripting and module-to-module radio communication, these lessons capture student interest while supporting CTE and CS programs. THIS CLASS IS FULL.

Cybersecurity with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop August 22, 24, & 26, 2022

Explore and apply basic cybersecurity concepts with physical computing on micro:bit modules. With Python scripting and module-to-module radio communication, these lessons capture student interest while supporting CTE and CS programs. APPLY BY AUGUST 4TH.

cyber:bot robot with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop September 19, 21, & 23, 2022

Gear up for hands-on robotics, Python programming, circuit-building, and cybersecurity lessons in your classroom with the cyber:bot. APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 1ST.

Robotics with the ActivityBot 360° & BlocklyProp Three-session Educator’s Workshop October 3, 5, & 7, 2022

Get equipped for hands-on robotics in your classroom with the ActivityBot 360° and visual BlocklyProp programming. The strengths of this robot are in programming logic, robotics, project-based learning, and electronic circuit building. APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 15

Electronics with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop October 24, 26, & 28, 2022

Add a pre-engineering focus to your CTE and maker programs with circuit-building, micro:bit Python scripting, and signal measurement. Hands-on lessons support coding, product design, and manufacturing. APPLY BY OCTOBER 6.
Propeller 1 & 2 Events

Open Discussion around Propeller 1 and 2, June 15th 2022

Join in this open discussion via Zoom about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, July 13th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, August 17th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, September 14th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.
All Upcoming

Open Discussion around Propeller 1 and 2, June 15th 2022

Join in this open discussion via Zoom about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, July 13th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Cybersecurity with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop July 25, 27, & 29, 2022 (FULL)

Explore and apply basic cybersecurity concepts with physical computing on micro:bit modules. With Python scripting and module-to-module radio communication, these lessons capture student interest while supporting CTE and CS programs. THIS CLASS IS FULL.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, August 17th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

Cybersecurity with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop August 22, 24, & 26, 2022

Explore and apply basic cybersecurity concepts with physical computing on micro:bit modules. With Python scripting and module-to-module radio communication, these lessons capture student interest while supporting CTE and CS programs. APPLY BY AUGUST 4TH.

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, September 14th 2022

Join this open discussion about the Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 multicore microcontrollers. Topics will explore programming tools, support, and applications.

cyber:bot robot with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop September 19, 21, & 23, 2022

Gear up for hands-on robotics, Python programming, circuit-building, and cybersecurity lessons in your classroom with the cyber:bot. APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 1ST.

Robotics with the ActivityBot 360° & BlocklyProp Three-session Educator’s Workshop October 3, 5, & 7, 2022

Get equipped for hands-on robotics in your classroom with the ActivityBot 360° and visual BlocklyProp programming. The strengths of this robot are in programming logic, robotics, project-based learning, and electronic circuit building. APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 15

Electronics with Python & micro:bit Three-session Educator’s Workshop October 24, 26, & 28, 2022

Add a pre-engineering focus to your CTE and maker programs with circuit-building, micro:bit Python scripting, and signal measurement. Hands-on lessons support coding, product design, and manufacturing. APPLY BY OCTOBER 6.
Past Events

Open Discussion for Propeller 1 and 2, May 11th 2022

All Propeller 1 and Propeller 2 programmers are invited to join this open discussion of programming tools, support, and interesting applications.

Multiple Time of Flight Sensors with HDMI Output from TeamOz

TeamOz has been working with Time of Flight sensing and display output on the Parallax 7” HDMI screen. Catch up with TeamOz on their projects and share your own.

Educator’s Workshop: What’s a Microcontroller? with Python and micro:bit (April 25, 27, 29, 2022) CLOSED

Add a pre-engineering focus to your CTE and maker programs with circuit-building, micro:bit Python scripting, and signal measurement. Hands-on lessons support coding, product design, and manufacturing. Apply by April 7th.

cyber:bot with Python and micro:bit Three-session Educators Workshop (April 4, 6, 8, 2022) – FULL

Gear up for hands-on robotics, Python programming, circuit-building, and cybersecurity lessons in your classroom with the cyber:bot. Apply by March 17th.

Teaching College-level Engineering Courses with the P2 Featuring Professor Gavin Garner

Gavin will provide an update on his book used to teach the Mechatronics class at the University of Virginia with the Propeller 2.

Shield-Bot with Arduino Three-session Educators Workshop (March 14, 16, 18, 2022)- Full

Get equipped to teach a series of lessons that introduce circuit building, mechanical assembly, and text-based Arduino programming with a durable yet affordable Shield-Bot.   Apply by February 24th.

Integrating the P2-EC Module into PCB Layouts, and a Simple Project You Can Build with Michael Mulholland – CANCELLED

This is a two-part series. The first portion provides some best layout practices for integrating the P2-EC Module into your own PCB. The second presents a sample Propeller 2 Project Board design.

CANCELLED – Propeller 2 Expo

The Propeller 2 Expo planned for March 2022 has been cancelled due to the continuing pandemic.

IoT Gateway for the P2 Using Raspberry Pi with Stephen Moraco and Ken Gracey

See an overview of a new, fully-documented application that connects your Propeller 2 to the internet through a Raspberry Pi.

Propeller Tool Updates: Single-step Debugging and Floating Point Math with Chip Gracey & Jeff Martin

The presentation with Chip and Jeff will include examples you can load and run on your own Propeller 2 setup, so have some hardware handy!

Educator’s Workshop: What’s a Microcontroller? with Python and micro:bit (February 14, 16, 18, 2022, CLOSED)

Add a pre-engineering focus to your CTE and maker programs with circuit-building, micro:bit Python scripting, and signal measurement. Hands-on lessons support coding, product design, and manufacturing.

BOE Shield-Bot for Arduino | Education Overview & Next PD

An overview of the BOE Shield-Bot for Arduino, its uses in classrooms, and a preview of the upcoming professional development workshop with a focus on Arduino C++.