Google Expeditions in Burlington

Google Expeditions in Burlington

Special thanks to Allison Mollica and BPS EdTech Team member Rachel Small for the following post about a recent event at Memorial Elementary School. Memorial hosted Google Expeditions and provided a great experience for students and staff.    Google has developed an economical way for schools to virtually visit attractions all throughout the world. Google’s Expeditions Pioneer Program created over a… Read more →

How Do I Do That? April 2016

How Do I Do That? April 2016

The BPS EdTech Team will have a session of the How Do I Do That program on Wednesday, April 13 from 2:30-4:30PM at the Burlington High School library. The session will provide technology support from the BPS EdTech and IT Teams. Members of the EdTech Team will be available for support with the ongoing BPS initiatives to use more Open Educational… Read more →

TLC: Teaching & Learning Challenge

TLC: Teaching & Learning Challenge

The BPS EdTech Team is excited to announce a new, personalized professional learning opportunity for Burlington Public Schools teachers. This program is an extension of the BPS EdTech How Do I Do That Series. The BPS Teaching & Learning Challenge (TLC Program) will provide teachers of all grade levels and content areas the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to: Transform… Read more →

How Do I Do That? March 2016

How Do I Do That? March 2016

The BPS EdTech Team will have a session of the How Do I Do That program on Wednesday, March 16 from 2:30-4:30PM at the Pine Glen library. The session will provide technology support from the BPS EdTech and IT Teams. The session features support for ELA and Science curriculum integration. Work with curriculum leaders to develop hands-on activities using technology with… Read more →

iPad Pro Challenge

iPad Pro Challenge

The following post first appeared on Diana Marcus’ blog. Diana is a member of the BPS EdTech Team and a Mobile Learning Coach for Burlington Public Schools. The issue is this: While we are a 1:1 iPad district for students, educators currently receive two devices, an iPad and either a laptop or Chromebook. From a device management and financial perspective,… Read more →

Apple Distinguished...Once Again

Apple Distinguished…Once Again

The BPS EdTech Team is thrilled to announce that for the third consecutive time, Burlington High School has been named an Apple Distinguished School for 2015 – 2017. We earned this prestigious recognition due to our effective implementation of iPad technology, visionary leadership, innovative teaching and learning, and our commitment to ongoing professional learning. Burlington High School was first recognized… Read more →

How Do I Do That? February 2016

How Do I Do That? February 2016

The BPS EdTech Team will have a session of the How Do I Do That program on Tuesday, February 9 from 2:30-4:30PM at Francis Wyman Elementary School. The session will provide technology support from the BPS EdTech and IT Teams. The session features support for Math and Science curriculum integration. Work with curriculum leaders to develop hands-on activities using technology with math and… Read more →

Upcoming Event: Google for Education

Upcoming Event: Google for Education

The BPS EdTech Team is excited to announce the 4th annual EdTechTeam New England Summit featuring Google for Education. The event will again be held at Marshall Simonds Middle School in Burlington this March. The Summit brings together educators from around the world to learn and share about using Google Apps for Education in the classroom. This outstanding event features… Read more →