OC Maker Challenge

​​R​​ecruiting Interested PK-12th Grade Teachers​ for the 2019-2020 School Year!​​

​​Join our Interest List Today!​

​​​​Participate in the challenge and create unique learning opportunities for every student!​​

The ocMaker Challenge is an integrated STEM design project delivered in classrooms. Combining elements of STEM technologies, art, and design, the ocMaker Challenge promotes a culture of inquiry and problem solving and provides Pre-K through 12th grade students a real-world authentic experience.​


Students are prompted to:
Design and build, or significantly repurpose a product that solves a problem, need or want.​


2019-2020 Educator Training Opportunities

​ocMaker Challenge Orientation​
​September 4 & 17, 2019
4:00-​5:30 pm
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​Archive Presentation

Design Thinking

O​ctober 3 & 9​, 2019
4:00-7:00 pm
​Introduction to Tinkercad 
​O​ctober 16​, 2019 
4:00-7:00 pm ​
​Advanced Design Thinking
​October 28, 2019 
4:00-7:00 pm​
Introduction to ​Arduino
November 6, 2019​
4:00-7:00 pm
Introduction to Arduino
November 20, 2019​
4:00-7:00 pm
Advanced Arduino
​December 5, 2019
4:00-7:00 pm


​Introduction to Raspberry Pi

February 12, 2020
4:00-7:00 pm​
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​Introduction to Raspberry Pi
February 24, 2020
4:00-7:00 pm
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For more Information: 
Contact Julie Roney, STEM Coordinator,
Educational Services, STEM & Humanities Unit
Direct Line: (714) 966-4337/ Email: jroney@ocde.us​