Helping schools create awesome learning experiences for kids!

Making Connections20200718031836

Making Connections

July 18, 2020
Every person’s set of life experiences are very different. Recognizing this in our daily interactions with kids can really go...
Curiosity and Learning: An Explorer’s Guide20200718031433

Curiosity and Learning: An Explorer’s Guide

July 18, 2020
I can never walk past a set of coin-operated binoculars without dropping a coin in the slot. There is something about the nov...
Producing the Future20200718031050

Producing the Future

July 18, 2020
Bees. Cows. Factories. What do all these things have in common? They make stuff. Bees make honey. Cows make milk. Factories m...
For Students, Sharing Is More About Getting Than Giving20200718030632

For Students, Sharing Is More About Getting Than Giving

July 18, 2020
Sharing a stick of gum is far from scary. Giving something you have to another person is an act that demonstrates empathy and...
Modeling by Example20200718030232

Modeling by Example

July 18, 2020
How can we teach students to use technology in a responsible way?  The answer to that question is tricky. Digital citize...
Reflect20200716023931

Reflect

July 16, 2020
When I was a kid, I used to fall asleep in the car every time my family took even a short trip. I’d settle in, close my eyes,...
Playing Scarecrow: Getting Students to Think20200716023550

Playing Scarecrow: Getting Students to Think

July 16, 2020
The Scarecrow from the Wizard of Oz taught us that, even if at times we don’t believe it, we are all capable of deep and rati...
Google CS First: First Impressions from a Tech Integration Specialist20200716023026

Google CS First: First Impressions from a Tech Integration Specialist

July 16, 2020
In this guest post, TIS Brooke Hall (@BrookeHallTIS) describes her first encounters with CS First by Google. Brooke attended ...
Putting Time In Where It Counts: Active Directory and PowerShell20200716022538

Putting Time In Where It Counts: Active Directory and PowerShell

July 16, 2020
The Problem: Time Management Time management is a problem many IT departments face; often there is just not enough time to co...
Load more

Connect with a Five Star team member