North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching
276 NCCAT Dr, Cullowhee, NC 28723

16274 The Hands-on Maker in the STEM Classroom
Makerspace activities promote critical thinking, problem-solving, and real world application. What’s more? Students love to engage in these activities! These hands-on activities do not have to be confined to a dedicated makerspace; they can be a part of classroom lessons. This program s sessions will include activities that can be adapted to multiple content areas and grade levels. Join this program to experience the maker approach as a learner. Time will be spent collaborating with colleagues on adapting these lessons to their classrooms. This program is designed for teachers in grades 5-12.
Session ID: 16274 The Hands-on Maker in the STEM Classroom
Location: Cullowhee
Dates: Oct 31, 2022 - Nov 2, 2022
Instructional Hours: 15.0
Registration End Date:
Oct 21, 2022 12:00 AM
Comments: For grades 5-12. This is a face-to-face program at our Cullowhee campus.

Applying to NCCAT

Who is Eligible? North Carolina certified pre-K through 12th grade teachers who are employed in North Carolina public schools, including charter schools, are eligible to attend NCCAT programs. (This may include school administrators, counselors, library media specialists, lead teachers, and mentors.) 

Please check with your principal prior to applying to be sure your travel/substitute teacher costs will be covered by your school.

NCCAT Online NOTICE: As of July 1, 2022, registrants are limited to two (2) NCCAT Online courses per quarter.

What is Provided? NCCAT provides your food, lodging and programming. Teachers and/or their districts are responsible for travel and substitute teacher costs.

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How Do I Know If I've Been Accepted? Once we have received your completed application, we will email notification of your placement status to you as well as your principal/director. To ensure that you receive any and all emails from NCCAT, please add to your email address book.

Questions? Please contact NCCAT Teacher Services by phone 828-293-5202 or email