Discovery Retreat January 2020

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    Discovery Retreat: Self Driving Cars

    January 31-February 2, 2020

                                         Photo of Auto Auto's coding project car.  AutoAuto uses the fun real-world application of self-driving cars to teach program           

    We are partnering with to provide fun, hands-on activities with miniature self-driving cars. Students will learn high-demand skills such as Python programming, Machine Learning, Data Science, and Artificial Intelligence through the application of self-driving cars. Activities will also explore the implications of self-driving cars on society public policy and urban planning.  Students will also get a chance to see what is under the hood of a real Tesla.



    General Retreat Information

      • Open to all deaf/hard of hearing 9th and 10th graders
      • Discovery Retreat is FREE!
      • Flyer for printing and handout
      • Discovery Retreat High School FAQs (Español)
      • Peaceable Kingdom information (Discovery Retreat site near Killeen, TX)
      • Directions to Peaceable Kingdom - map and text (Español


    Student Nominations to be submitted only by Teacher or other School Staff please.

    Student Nominations


    Details for DR January 2020:


    For Parents of Students Accepted to DR:

    To be submitted by Parents of students who have received a Letter of Invitation only please

    Student Registration (Español)

    • Deadline is Tuesday, January 21, 2020



    Contact Debbie Schiraldi at
    512-627-6094 (voice or text)
    512-462-5329 (voice--ERCOD office)

    Discovery Retreat is sponsored by: