Spend some time with the BPS EdTech Team this summer! We are excited to announce our Summer 2014 events. The BPS EdTech Team will host educators from around New England… Read more →
Recently, I was contacted by some high school students (Hammad Sadiq, Harsha Chittoor, Yash Bhalla) about the possibility of me 3d printing something for them. That, in and of itself, is not entirely unusual- when students hear we have a 3d printer they are prone to asking if we can print them a cell phone case/iPad case/random other object. There’s… Read more →
The BPS EdTech Team will be having an open technology support session on Tuesday, May 20 at Marshall Simonds Middle School. This session will feature open support for all technology questions. Our team will provide assistance with all devices and applications. The May session will also feature support for the 30hands Learning app which is part of May App Explorer… Read more →
Welcome to Round 3 of the BPS EdTech Team App Explorer Challenge! In addition to the existing scheduled sessions of the How Do I Do That program we are adding a series of virtual opportunities to expand your Professional Development and growth. Each of these will center around a chance to produce a product using a specified tool (and, in… Read more →
GOOGLER MICHAEL WESTERVELT JOINS US IN BURLINGTON! Michael is an Account Manager at Google in large client services. In this role, he helps national companies create and implement advertising and branding solutions through Google’s many platforms, including google.com and YouTube. Prior to joining his current team in 2012, Michael worked as a contract employee for Google Offers. He has three… Read more →
Thank you to Josh Murphy, BPS Director of Student Information, for this important update about the opening of the Aspen Family Portal. The Burlington Public Schools Student Information Office is happy to announce the opening of the Aspen Family Portal. Aspen is the Student Information System used by Burlington Public Schools. It is used to maintain student data including demographics,… Read more →
The BPS EdTech Team will be having an open technology support session on Tuesday, April 29 at Francis Wyman Elementary School. This session will feature open support for all technology questions. Our team will provide assistance with all devices and applications. Participation in each How Do I Do That session will provide you with hours towards in-service credit! BPS teachers can… Read more →
The event that started it all returns to Burlington this April! The #NE1to1 Summit schedule is now live! Check out the schedule and register today for this great FREE event in Burlington.
The Google in Education New England Summit is this week at Marshall Simonds Middle School in Burlington. Pre-summit sessions begin on Thursday, March 13 and Friday, March 14. The Summit will be held on Saturday and Sunday at our middle school. This is a great event for learning about Google Apps in Education and sharing ideas with educators from… Read more →
March will feature a topic session and App Explorer Challenge #2 = Explain Everything In addition to the existing scheduled sessions of the How Do I Do That program we are adding a series of virtual opportunities to expand your Professional Development and growth. Each of these will center around a chance to produce a product using a specified tool… Read more →
The first round of the App Explorer Challenge has come to a close, and I’m happy so many people have contributed! I’ve embedded below the full batch of these videos- the cover a wide range of topics at a wide range of grade levels- further showcasing the usefulness and versatility of an app like iMovie.