Tag Archives: STEM

Middle school drones deployed

When opportunity knocks, it’s important to jump on it and I saw a similar opportunity this year that I didn’t want my students to miss. The local television station was promoting its newly trained drone operators. People were being paid … Continue reading

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Unleashing Problem Solvers

Pass me the pipe cutters. Be careful. You want to get the measurement just right or it won’t be balanced when it stands. I’ll hold it steady for you. The conversation above was a typical day when students were working together … Continue reading

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Tinkering in AS Programs

Exhaustion is an understatement. I usually switch from a shirt and tie to a polo. They bombard my room. Their voices echo. The volume from multiple Chromebooks makes my head spin. …but I wouldn’t change it. This is the normal … Continue reading

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Art integration enhances student thinking

Everyone has something beautiful about them. Young children offer an innocence that is unique to their age and unfortunately outgrow as time goes on. It makes us laugh and cry tears of joy. It can even make us rekindle stories … Continue reading

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