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Saturday, October 26 • 12:45pm - 1:30pm
Drone Academy Leadership Team Year 3- Lessons Learned

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The St. James Day School Drone Academy was launched in January 2018. This academy is offered to all students in fourth-eighth grades. The St. James Day School Drone Academy Leadership Team is comprised of students who have spent over 100 hours in preparation to teach their peers in a leadership based learning environment using a train the trainer model. Each member of the leadership team is assigned a small group of students of which they will mentor and teach our Drone Curriculum. The goals of the program are to:
*Extend the current Computer Science programs and recruit female students into Computer Science.
*Implement a leadership based learning environment led by students.
*Develop a curriculum that will prepare students for the FAA Part 107 Aeronautical Knowledge Test.
*Implement Civil Air Patrol Aerospace/STEM Education Programs in grades 4-8.
*Implement ISTE Standards.
*Explore brand specific drones, the do's and dont's.

Note: All sessions are first come first serve. Seats are not guaranteed.

Student Presenter
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Shannon Kirkland

Director of Innovation & Educational Technology, St. James Day School
I have been a member of the Tiger Family for 15 years and am the former TISD District Secondary Instructional Technology Coordinator. My new adventure will be at St James Day School as the Director of Innovation & Academic Technology. I am a NASA Network of States Trainer, an Aerospace... Read More →

Saturday October 26, 2019 12:45pm - 1:30pm CDT
RM 615