Strengthening teachers’ competence in Computer Aid Design (CAD) is the focus of a capacity building workshop being held this week.
The workshop, for teachers of Technical Drawing and Information Technology, will be held at the St Martin’s Secondary School from Tuesday 21st to Thursday 23rd May. It will be facilitated by Dr. Brent Hollers, a robotics coach, Business and Technology Educator and Instructional Technologist from Georgia, USA; with assistance from Mr. Petrus Gumbs, Information Technology teacher at the St. Martin’s Secondary School and STEMSVG Coordinator.
The three-day workshop will include sessions on understanding the tool bar and workspace, the four basic 3D components, manufacturing as well as engineering design.
The CAD capacity building workshop is a collaboration between the Ministry of Education and STEM SVG.