2014-15 Episodes

Abingdon Uses Architecture to Help Teach Core Subjects

  Abingdon Uses Architecture to Help Teach Core Subjects     In this week’s episode, #digitalAPS showcases an Abingdon fifth-grade class pioneering the use of computer-aided design to integrate history, math, art, and technology. Students are learning and applying knowledge regarding the history, architecture, and measurement of medieval history by constructing realistic scale architectural models […]

#digitalAPS Highlights Professional Development Supporting Personalized Learning

  #digitalAPS Highlights Professional Development Supporting Personalized Learning     In this week’s episode, #digitalAPS features leaders from the Department of Instruction, Student Services, and all schools and programs participating in one of two sessions with Discovery Education. The work sessions facilitated a shared understanding of the vision for technology while developing participants’ knowledge of […]

#digitalAPS Showcases Integrated Science Lessons at Jefferson

#digitalAPS Showcases Integrated Science Lessons at Jefferson This week’s episode of #digitalAPS showcases technology integration with science at Jefferson Middle School. Students used iPads to enhance their understanding of the different layers of the atmosphere by designing their own learning methods. You can see “#DigitalAPS” on Comcast Cable Channel 70 and Verizon FiOS Channel 41.  […]

#digitalAPS Features Barrett’s Digital Learning Showcase

#digitalAPS Features Barrett’s Digital Learning Showcase This week’s episode of #digitalAPS takes viewers to Barrett Elementary School during their Digital Learning Showcase earlier in January. The showcase provided an opportunity for students to share the exciting creative work they are doing with emerging digital tools. During the widely attended and tweeted event, participants chose from […]

APS Launches New Video Series #digitalAPS

#DigitalAPS Highlights Flipped Instruction at Ashlawn Arlington Public Schools has launched a new video series called #digitalAPS – Exploring Instructional Frontiers. #digitalAPS is a new monthly program that highlights personalized digital learning initiatives in the classroom. The first episode features Ashlawn Elementary School instrumental music teacher Kristin Gomez and her flipped instructional model. Gomez designs […]