Workshops

 

WORKSHOPS IN THE COMMUNITY

2015-16 Workshops

Ask the Kids

Who’s in our classrooms these days? The kids of Generation Z, also known as Plurals. This workshop goes beyond child development and to look at the characteristics of this cohort and how their preferences can and should change the way you engage them.

Date: 10/17/2015

Location:  Mesa  Convention Center 263 N Center St, Mesa, AZ 85201

Mesa Comic and Media Expo October 16-18, 2015

Register for the Expo Here

Date : 9/9/2015

Location: Buckeye Elementary School District for the West Valley Arts Council

Understanding the Kids We Serve

Join Pop Goes the Classroom founder, KellyAnn Bonnell for a unique view of the kids we serve in out of school time. She’ll share the results of recent market research on the age group and discuss how the findings can and should impact the our practices in out of school time.

DATE: 08/31/2015 ( Mon 10:30AM – 12:30PM MDT )

LOCATION: Center Stage Dance Studio 7399 E. Tierra Buena Ln. Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Register Here

2014-15 Workshops

Join the League of Extraordinary Academics as we create a temporary affinity space for Educators at the Mesa Comic and Media Expo. Look for  many opportunities for professional development  and chances to connect with others who “get it” and use “it” in the classroom and afterschool just like you do.

Phoenix Comicon

May 28-May 31, 2015

Mesa Comic and Media Expo

October 17-19, 2014

 

We’ll be presenting Screen to STEAM: Mathematics at the AATM Conference this year!

Arizona Association for Teachers of Mathematics (AATM) Conference

September 20, 2014

2013-14 Workshops

Join the League of Extraordinary Academics as we create a temporary affinity space for Educators at Phoenix Comicon. Look for 18 hours of professional development opportunities and many chances to connect with others who “get it” and use “it” in the classroom and afterschool just like you do.

Phoenix Comicon – Teacher’s Agenda

Phoenix Comicon

June 5-8, 2014

 

 

 

Loud Messy and Anything but Organized 

Blurring the Lines Between the Classroom and the Playroom

Arizona Association of Gifted and Talented

February 7th

Black Canyon Conference Center

Conference Registration Required to Attend

 

2012-13 WorkshopsPhoenix Comicon – Teacher’s Agenda

Phoenix Comic Con May 24-26, 2013 Phoenix Convention Center

Here’s the final schedule including preliminary attendance numbers (not written in stone, but will show interest).

Please note the adjusted times.  EVERYTHING was pulled back an hour.

Steampunk Scientific Exposition: CHECKIN – Checkin for all participants in the Steampunk Scientific Exposition (Science Fair).  Please arive early to provide sufficient time for entry and setup.  Cost: FREE

When: Fri, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 8 people confirmed.

Screen to STEAM – “Screen to STEAM- how to use film and television to support Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Fri, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 18

Steampunk STEAM Integration – “STEAMPUNK STEAM INTEGRATION- Exploring how the speculative fiction of the Victorian era can be used as a springboard for contemporary STEAM integration in the classroom and community” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Fri, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 13

Media Literacy: More Than Meets the Eye – “Media Literacy: More Than Meets the Eye. Learn how to design lessons that support the development and demonstration of media literacy using film, TV, music, and fandom.” -Erik Francis

When: Fri, 4:30-5:30PM (Room West105C) – 15

Steampunk Scientific Exposition – Open to the public, this turn of the century science fair encourages focus on showcasing the scientific method and display of cutting edge science, both real and fictional, of the Victorian/Edwardian Era.

When: Sat, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 57

Comics in the Classroom – “Comics in the Classroom: Using Sequential Art to Strengthen Literacy and Language Development” – Erik Francis and Jeff Barbanell

When: Sat, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 38

Use your Words (& Pictures) – “Use your Words (& Pictures): Cooperative Comics Lessons to Transform Bullies” – Jeff Barbanell

When: Sat, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 9

Walking the Walk – “Walking the Walk: Bringing personal experiences of writing and publishing into the classroom.” – Todd VanHooser

When: Sat, 4:30-5:30PM (Room West105C) – 5

Steampunk Scientific Exposition – Open to the public, this turn of the century science fair encourages focus on showcasing the scientific method and display of cutting edge science, both real and fictional, of the Victorian/Edwardian Era.

When: Sun, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 38

Zombies in the Classroom – “Zombies in the Classroom” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Sun, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 13

Dystopian vs Utopian Societies – “Dystopian vs Utopian Societies” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Sun, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 53

2011-12 Workshops

Join us for a full track of academic programming at Phoenix Comic-Con 2012 at the Phoenix Convention Center

Pop Goes the Classroom: Lesson Planning Around Film

2011 Arizona Afterschool Conference

Saturday, November 19

2:15-3:30PM

Phoenix Convention Center, West Building

100 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, 85004

REGISTER FOR THIS CONFERENCE

Effective Education and Outreach Initiatives Using  Social Media

What makes a good education and outreach initiative? How can you engage your followers with such an initiative? Infinite Spectrum Productions Education and Outreach Director KellyAnn Bonnell shares insights into effective campaigns.

PodCampAZ 2011

November 12-13

University of Advancing Technology

Tempe, AZ

To learn more about this event click here

2010-11 Workshops

Pop Goes the Classroom Session
Phoenix Comic Con
Saturday, May28, 2011 at 1:00PM
Phoenix Convention Center, 100 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, 85004

Pop Goes the Classroom Session
AAGT Annual Conference
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 10:00am
‎9440 N. 25th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85021

Pop Goes the Classroom Session
2010 Afterschool Conference
Enriching Out-of-School Time Programming with
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 8 am – 3:30 pm,
Phoenix Convention Center, 100 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, 85004

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