Creating Data and Information VIsualizations Workshop
Nov
3
6:30 pm18:30

Creating Data and Information VIsualizations Workshop

  • Art.Science.Gallery

Interested in learning more about data and information visualizations?  Join us at Art.Science.Gallery on November 3rd from 6:30-8:30 for an interactive workshop session! 

You can register for this workshop at the following sites:  

  • Square: https://squareup.com/market/art-science-gallery/creating-data-information-visualizations?square_lead=item_embed
  • Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creating-data-information-visualizations-workshop-tickets-18981871288
STEAM Learning Affinity Group Meeting
Sep
24
5:30 pm17:30

STEAM Learning Affinity Group Meeting

  • Cherrywood Coffee

Jump start the new school year with an engaging and enthusiastic gathering of STEAM educators. We'll be networking, sharing ideas, and discussing everything from co-inquiry activities to ways to better connect with scientists and engineers in the Austin area. 

Scratch Day - Educator Workshop
May
9
1:00 pm13:00

Scratch Day - Educator Workshop

  • Windsor Park Library

Celebrate Scratch Day with Nucleus Learning Network. Join this free beginner workshop geared towards educators. Bring your own laptop and get introduced to Scratch, a free computer programming language for children. No experience necessary! This class is for beginners with little to no experience with Scratch or computer programming. We will be creating a simple animation, discussing how to teach Scratch to students, and introduce you to the world of Scratch. 

 

Scratch Day - Family Workshop
May
9
10:30 am10:30

Scratch Day - Family Workshop

  • Windsor Park Library

Celebrate Scratch Day with Nucleus Learning Network. Join this free beginner workshop geared to pairs of adults and children (for children 7 years old and up). Bring your own laptop and get introduced to Scratch, a free computer programming language for children. No experience necessary! Adults are expected to stay with children and learn along with the whole class. This class is for beginners with little to no experience with Scratch or computer programming. We will be creating a simple animation and introduce you to the world of Scratch.  

Making and Tinkering Affinity Group Meeting
Apr
23
5:30 pm17:30

Making and Tinkering Affinity Group Meeting

  • Butterfly Bar (at the Vortex)

Are you an educator who is interested in starting Maker activities with your students? Maybe you're already running a Makerspace and want to share your knowledge and meet other makers. Join us for a laid-back meeting where we network with Austin's Maker Educators and find out how we can support each other.

Imagine Collaborate & Innovate Happy Hour
Apr
14
4:00 pm16:00

Imagine Collaborate & Innovate Happy Hour

  • Easy Tiger

The Texas Library Association Conference is in Austin and we are welcoming our fellow innovative educators Central Texas style, with beer and pretzel. Join us at Easy Tiger for drinks and snacks as you meet educators from around the state, and we chat about the 2015 Tech Camp pre-conference workshop. Everyone's welcome to join us (you don't have to be attending TLA) - find us on the patio if the weather is nice (inside in the event of rain).

Making and Tinkering Affinity Group Meeting
Mar
25
5:30 pm17:30

Making and Tinkering Affinity Group Meeting

  • Microsoft Store

Are you an educator who is interested in starting Maker activities with your students? Maybe you're already running a Makerspace and want to share your knowledge and meet other makers. Join us for a laid-back meeting where we network with Austin's Maker Educators and find out how we can support each other. 

Nucleus Network Happy Hour
Mar
12
4:00 pm16:00

Nucleus Network Happy Hour

  • BarChi

Are you in Austin for SXSWedu or Interactive? Looking to hang out and network with people working on innovative educational projects? Come join us for some drinks and sushi! We are especially interested in hearing about networked learning from other cities and to be inspired by the programs you are working on. 

Thursday, March 12th from 4pm-6pm

BarChi Sushi at 206 Colorado Street (map from the Convention Center to BarChi)

Maker Education Happy Hour - SXSWedu Edition
Mar
11
5:30 pm17:30

Maker Education Happy Hour - SXSWedu Edition

  • Skillpoint Alliance

Join us at the SkillPoint Alliance offices, right next to the Convention Center for a Maker Ed Meetup during SXSWedu. Beer, wine, and tacos provided thanks to support from Cognizant

There is limited capacity at SkillPoint, so be sure to RSVP now to reserve a spot.

When: Wednesday, March 115:30-7:30 pm CDT

Where: Skillpoint Alliance, 201 East 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701

Map between Austin Convention Center and SkillPoint

Who: YOU! and other awesome maker educators!

RSVP: The space holds about 50 people so we have to limit the registration. Be sure to RSVP at the link below to reserve your spot NOW!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/maker-ed-meetup-tickets-16025066405

Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference
Feb
22
Feb 25

Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference

  • AT&T Conference Center

Join Nucleus Network's Sarah Morris at the ER&L Conference as library professionals explore ideas, trends, and technologies in the eResources and Digital Service field. Sarah will be presenting a session on Monday, February 23rd

ISEA Conference
Feb
18
Feb 20

ISEA Conference

  • Sky Ranch

Informal Science Education Association of Texas' annual conference.

This year's conference theme is "Creating Connections: Building the Future". As we move into the future, we look to increase our capacity for exciting visitors’ interest and triggering the search for answers that motivates work in the formal science education world. Keynote speaker Dr. Gerald Lieberman will discuss his recently release book, Education and the Environment:  Creating Standards-based Programs in Schools and Districts.

Austin Maker Faire Town Hall Meeting
Feb
3
7:00 pm19:00

Austin Maker Faire Town Hall Meeting

  • Google's Fiber Space

The Austin Mini Maker Faire is coming up and has expanded to two days (May 16-17, 10am - 6pm). Come out to the new Google Fiber Space to hear how you and your students can participate. Last years faire had a vibrant Maker Education section with tons of student and teacher participation, and we're working on an even bigger presence for this year's faire! The meeting will feature free refreshments and be a ton of fun. RSVP here.

Share EdTechWomen EduWins
Feb
3
4:30 pm16:30

Share EdTechWomen EduWins

  • Hilton - Room 406

The EdTech Women ATX Meetup group is hosting a EduWins session to give attendees of the  TCEA 2015 conference an opportunity to share the innovative ways they are encouraging girls in STEAM, women’s leadership, and any projects or initiatives. Nucleus Network's Emily Weerts will be presenting about Nucleus and how we fit in with the EdTech Women landscape. RSVP here.