STEM Oregon is offering teachers of 7-10th Grade Math teachers in Malheur, Baker, and Harney Counties the opportunity to participate in “Math with Drones”
What is it?
* The goal is to create 6-8 math lessons developed around the use of drones.
*Teachers will participate in 6 professional development days during the 2016-2017 year.
*Workforce and industry will provide relevant “real-life” problems for the lesson plans.
Who can participate?
*Current 7th-10th grade Math and CTE teachers in Malheur, Baker, and Harney Counties.
*Limited to first 35 teachers, we will start an alternate list for anything past that.
What am I committing to?
*Attending 6 professional development days: July 18-21st, October 7th and April 7th (County PD)
*You must create 6-8 lesson plans utilizing drones, based on 7th-10th grade Math standards.
*Instructors need to then refine those lessons, and submit using the given format.
*Working with a math instructional coach on the lesson development and implementation.
What do you get?
*Each teacher will receive their own drone for classroom use, permanently, you keep it.
*Each teacher will receive a $1,200 stipend for the four days in July.
*Mileage will be paid for participants, hotels and per diem if necessary.
Please email Allison Nunez at to sign up.