In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers takes a look at student participation in the global Hour of Code event that took place in December.
In this episode of #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers, teachers explore how technology can support the individual needs of learners at the digital resource fair.
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers visits Arlington Science Focus Elementary School as students learn about space travel with the school’s shuttle simulator.
In this week’s episode, #digitalAPS features a countywide Summer Laureate program held at Arlington Traditional School this summer.
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers talks with H-B Woodlawn fine theater and film teacher Thomas Mallan and the participants of the Arlington Student Film Fest. Now in its third year, Arlington Student Film Fest allows students to enter their original short films of any genre. The films were judged and then showcased on […]
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers chronicles the role technology played in enriching The Sevdah Commission Project. This project was a collaboration between three APS music teachers and resulted in the creation and world premiere of “Songbook: Concerto for Oboe and Winds.” This piece was composed by H-B Woodlawn band director Carl Holmquist, commissioned […]
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers talks with Jefferson Middle School students who are part of the school’s TECHGirls club. TJ TECHGirls is an after-school, girls group geared toward encouraging female presence in STEM fields by attending Women in Technology Annual Conferences, competing in STEM competitions and by finding ways to give back to […]
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers talks with Long Branch Elementary School staff about their digital learning night. During the evening event, parents learned about the work their students are doing on digital devices and how they are being used to support instruction. You can see “#DigitalAPS” on Comcast Cable Channel 70 and Verizon […]
#digitalAPS Highlights Read Across Arlington Project This week’s episode of #digitalAPS highlights the Read Across Arlington project between Jamestown and Randolph elementary schools. Read Across Arlington is a technology based, cross-county project with a literacy focus. This project stemmed from a professional development session Jamestown held that targeted elementary classrooms that are implementing 1:1 […]
In this episode, #digitalAPS: Exploring Instructional Frontiers talks with Abingdon Elementary School fifth grade teacher Jackie Firster and her students about their “Amazing Design Challenge.” Students are using building and coding to problem solve and guide a sphere through a maze that they designed. You can see “#DigitalAPS” on Comcast Cable Channel 70 and Verizon […]