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May Updates

Below are just some of the great additions that were added to PD+ on May 27th, 2022.


Inaugural VEX Educator Conference!

Sessions from the VEX Educator Conference that took place during this year’s VEX Robotics World Championship were recorded, so even if you missed the conference, you can watch the playlist with the sessions and earn an achievement!

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Keynote Session: Any Educator Can Teach STEM with VEX

Learn about how VEX supports teachers to confidently implement STEM in their setting.

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Reaching All Students: The VEX Continuum

Learn about how the VEX Continuum enables educators to create a cohesive STEM learning plan for students from K-12 and beyond.

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Integrating VEX Robotics into Regular Education Classrooms

Learn about how to expand on VEX STEM Labs to create your own lessons and learning experiences with students.

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Intro to VEXcode VR Enhanced & Advanced

Learn about the expansion of the VEXcode VR Universe - featuring a demo of Switch, VEX’s patented method to help students with the blocks to text transition.

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Student-centered Assessment with VEX GO and VEX 123

Learn about integrating student-centered assessment into your STEM classroom with VEX 123 and VEX GO.

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Introduction to the VEX V5 Workcell

Learn about how to get started with the V5 Workcell in your classroom.


Interviews with the Claire Cameron

Claire Cameron, author of Hands On, Minds On, visited the VEX Studio to talk with Jason McKenna where they discussed executive function, motor and spatial skills and some key takeaways for educators. This 8-part series is now live in the video library.

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Preparing for the 2022-2023 Competition Season

Learn from other mentors and students about their experiences with VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) and VEX IQ Competitions (VIQC), and hear about the Hero Bots for this season’s games.

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VIQC Hero Bot “Snapshot”

Learn about the design of Snapshot and how it can play VIQC Slapshot.

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Interview with Don Jacobsen

Talk competition team mentor tips and tricks with Don Jacobsen.

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Engineering Notebooks with VRC Team 92620C

Hear from Shravan and Arthur about their engineering notebook and how they used it during the 2021-2022 season.

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VRC Hero Bot "Disco"

Learn about the design of Disco and how it can play VRC Spin Up.