VIDEO PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS
STEM COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT, PROGRAMMING, AND PARTNERSHIPS
This video is about the 21st Century Workforce & educators and students learning to coding with Sphero. Code is everywhere: agriculture, sports, education, art/design, pharmaceutics, robotics, health, entertainment, travel, law, politics, engineering, transportation, meteorology, tourism, you get the points it’s everywhere. Meghan Thoreau is an OSU Extension Educator in Community Development with a focus on preparing Pickaway County youth for STEM careers (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.) Meghan works collaboratively with a team of Extension professionals, volunteers, campus collaborators, and community partners to provide leadership for the development, production, and evaluation of educational programs and applied research to foster STEM educational opportunities that increase career attainment in STEM fields. Meghan recently lead a hands-on coding workshop at NACDEP 2018 Conference in Cleveland, OH, 13 June, 2018. The first clip, was filmed by Brooke Beam, OSU Extension Educator and workshop assistant. Brooks’ clip captures Extension Educators from across the country engaging in coding challenges. The following videos and photos were recorded or taken by Meghan. All iPads and Spheros came from Apple Education. The music used in video is by Stromae, song Tous les Mêmes. Workshop presentation link: go.osu.edu/NACDEPcodeworkshop.
(Featured in project). John Noltner has been telling stories with words and images for twenty years for national magazines, Fortune 500 companies, and non-profits organizations. His work has appeared in National Geographic Traveler, Forbes Magazine, Midwest Living, and the New York Daily News, among other publications. Throughout his career, Noltner has managed logistics for editorial and commercial clients, both nationally and internationally, having worked on three continents. Noltner carefully arranges details and builds relationships with his clients, using humor, understanding, and compassion to craft compelling and insightful stories.