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
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.
In December of 2014, I was recognized along with 99 teachers from across the United States, as a leader in Computer Science education. Educators from across the United States traveled to the 100 Teachers Meeting in Washington D.C. for a 2 day workshop thanks to the National Science Foundation, NSF, and National Center for Women & Information Technology, NCWIT. What … Continue reading 100 Teacher’s Meeting
LucidPress is an awesome online tool for creating professional looking magazines, brochures, business cards, and much more. It’s free for teachers. I’ll admit it, I like cheap and free! You can create free accounts for your students as well. Another added bonus, LucidPress integrates with Google so students, staff, anyone with a Google account, that means … Continue reading Professional Goal – Co-Present at Technology Conferences