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Let’s Recap

Let’s Recap on what we learned today.  What an awesome and engaging video  reflection tool for any student or group.  Got questions?  Want to know what your students know or think about a topic?  Simply set up an account, create a class, add your questions and share the recap class pin with your class. Recently, … Continue reading Let’s Recap

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Learn Launch – Classroom of the Future 2016

Mrs. Erickson and I have collaborated on many projects but the Learn Launch 2016 event, hosted by the Harvard Business School, was by far our favorite.  As always, we were excited at the chance to collaborate and share our ideas with other like-minded individuals, but this time was special.  For the first time, we were … Continue reading Learn Launch – Classroom of the Future 2016

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Women in Engineering Conference & the MGHPCC

Last week, students from Groton-Dunstable Regional High School, and some parents accompanited myself and Mrs. McCracken on a two part field trip.  We started the day at the Women in Engineering Conference at UMass Amherst.  A big thank you to Renee Fall and Paula Sturdevant Rees for helping to make this event a reality.  The … Continue reading Women in Engineering Conference & the MGHPCC

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Codegirl the Movie – Watch it This Week

This week only, Codegirl a documentary, producer Lesley Chilcott, focuses on the Technovation Challenge, a global competition for young women that promotes entrepreneurship and computer science.  This week only, November 1-5, viewers can watch in English, Español,  Português, or even Hindi.   On November 6, you can pay to view with sources such as Amazon Instant Video, Google Play or iTunes.

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Technovation 2016 is Coming!

Technovation is around the corner and the Mass Ed Foundation and I are excited!  Check out the program of events in the works to help kick off 2016, the biggest and best Technovation season EVER!! Let’s Go CRUSADERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Here’s the calendar of events: Kickoff – December 5, 2015 @ Microsoft NERD Workshop: App Inventor Deep Dive … Continue reading Technovation 2016 is Coming!

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2015-2016 High School Programming Opportunities

Take a look at some local high school programming competitions for this year on our LucidPress page below.  Some dates have not yet been announced.  Check in periodically for updates.  New information and additional events will be added as they are received. We would love for more female students to get involved.  There is a lot more to … Continue reading 2015-2016 High School Programming Opportunities

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Global Tweets #glbltwts

I have to admit, I was a bit nervous this morning as we prepared to kick off our Global Tweets Twitter Chat.  That said, the Global Classroom Connections Committee first ever Twitter Chat as part of the first ever Global Collaboration Day event was a great success.  We were excited to participate in this event and had a lot … Continue reading Global Tweets #glbltwts