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Real-World Problem Solving: How Invention Education Drives Student Learning

Tue., July 19, 2022, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
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Hear from student inventors about their experiences and learn from K-12 teachers about how invention education enhances learning, opens minds and possibilities, and prepares students for the jobs of the future.

A prosthetic arm, a smart cup for seniors with dysphagia, and adaptive nail clippers for people managing diabetes…these were just some of the products created by our panel of student inventors to solve problems in their communities.

Speakers
Katia Avila
Student Inventor, University of California, Santa Cruz
Evelyn Casas
Student Inventor, University of Michigan
Lesly Rojas
Student Inventor, Oregon State University
Antonio Gamboa
Invention Education Teacher, Pomona Unified School District, Pomona, Calif.
Brian Martin
Invention Education Teacher, Apple Valley Unified School District, Apple Valley, Calif.
Moderator
David Coronado
Senior Program Officer, The Lemelson Foundation
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