DIVE4Ag Educators and Professional Development Opportunities

 

Be a Committed DIVE4Ag Educator and help us make this project amazing! 

DIVE4Ag has stipends for middle and high school teachers and informal educators who have the capacity to commit to helping us recruit and connect students to our project activities, and attend our professional development opportunities! Sign up on link above and share our flyer with your colleagues.

Unable to commit? Attend our Free Professional Development Opportunities As You Can.

DIVE4Ag offers a series of FREE virtual professional development sessions for middle and high school teachers and informal educators. PD sessions will be listed below. Sign up so we can add you to our list. You will have the option to say you are unable to fully commit. Please, share our flyer with your colleagues. 

Professional Development Virtual Series - 2021 Schedule

 

Timelooper: Introduction to Xplore VR/AR tools and how you can use them 

  • September 14th, 2021 
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenters:  Yigit Yigiter, Timelooper CEO and Co-Founder; Rasheeda Windham, Timelooper Creative Associate; Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-Director; Barbara Brody, Associate Professor of Practice - 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-investigator.
  • Short Description: Introduction to Timelooper, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) tools. Educators will examine applications and new tools, explore how virtual field trips are being used nationally by other educators, reflect on how they can use the tools themselves or implement them in the classroom within the context of DIVE4Ag. 
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Timelooper - Working together to build AR/VR tools for your learners

  • October 12th, 2021
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenters:  Yigit Yigiter, Timelooper CEO and Co-Founder; Rasheeda Windham, Timelooper Creative Associate; Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-Director; Barbara Brody, Associate Professor of Practice - 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-investigator. 
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description:  As a continuation from the first Timelooper DIVE4Ag PD session, this workshop will focus on classroom implementation of AR/VR both as educational content and as a tool for presenting projects with interactive features, powerful visuals and immersive content. 
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Timelooper - Xplore Labs Pilot Projects and Educator Features

  • October 26th, 2021
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenters:  Yigit Yigiter, Timelooper CEO and Co-Founder; Rasheeda Windham, Timelooper Creative Associate; Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-Director; Barbara Brody, Associate Professor of Practice - 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-investigator.
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description:  Cafe style conversation about educators’ VR/AR pilot projects. Sharing Learnings from Classroom Implementation
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Learning Agriculture Beyond Content

  • November 30th, 2021
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenters:  Yasmeen Hossain, Oregon Natural Resources Education Program Coordinator;  Barbara Brody, Associate Professor of Practice - 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-investigator. (Support Crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director).
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
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Virtual Reality Field Experience #1: Dairy Farm and Milk Processing

  • December 21st, 2021

  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM

  • Presenters: Kristen Moore, DIVE4Ag Program Coordinator and Agricultural Area Content Expert, 4-H Endowed Companion Animal Faculty; Anna Browne, DIVE4Ag Senior Personnel and Agricultural Area Content Expert, 4-H/Open Campus Latino Outreach (Support crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director;  Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director; Barbara Brody, 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-Investigator and Content Expert).

  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!

  • Short Description: Details coming soon!

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Virtual Reality Field Experience #2: Agroecology

  • January 25th, 2022
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenter: Gail Langellotto, DIVE4Ag Senior Personnel and Agricultural Area Content Expert, Statewide Coordinator, Extension Master Gardener Program; (Support Crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director;  Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director; Barbara Brody, 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-Investigator and Content Expert).
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
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Virtual Reality Field Experience #3: Aquaculture

  • February 22nd, 2022
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenter: Ford Evans, DIVE4Ag Senior Personnel and Agricultural Area Content Expert, Research Associate, Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station (Support Crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director; Barbara Brody, 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-Investigator and Content Expert).
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
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Virtual Reality Field Experience #4: Organic and Sustainable Horticulture

  • March 29th, 2022
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenter: Rodrigo Corona, DIVE4Ag Senior Personnel and Agricultural Area Content Expert, 4-H/Urban Horticulture Latinx Outreach Coordinator (Support Crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director; Barbara Brody, 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-Investigator and Content Expert).
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
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Virtual Reality Field Experience #5: Equestrian Farm and Stables

  • April 26th, 2022
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenter: Wendy Hein, DIVE4Ag Senior Personnel and Agricultural Area Content Expert, 4-H Youth Development, Clackamas County (Support Crew: Susan Rowe, Precollege Programs and DIVE4Ag Director; Maureen Hosty, 4-H Extension and DIVE4Ag Co-director; Barbara Brody, 4-H Youth Development and DIVE4Ag Co-Investigator and Content Expert).
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
  • Get Prepared! Details coming soon!

Preparation for 1-Day DIVE4Ag Virtual Challenge

  • May 31st, 2022
  • Duration: 4:30-6:00 PM
  • Presenters: Details coming Soon!
  • Zoom Meeting: Link Coming Soon!
  • Short Description: Details coming soon!
  • Get Prepared! Details coming soon!

Watch our Recorded Info Sessions for Educators