Augmented Reality Sandbox

One of our major projects this year is our Augmented Reality Sandbox. Sean Musselman from the Burlington Science Center secured a grant from the Burlington Education Foundation to create this sandbox which changes topography based on movements in the sand from the user. Eddie Reis and Jinzhen Hu (Hugo) worked very hard on it this semester,…

Thoughts on Network Traffic at BHS

Most if not all BHS students and staff have read Mr. Sullivan’s blog post about the upcoming network experiment. If you haven’t, please read it here: http://www.markjsullivan.org/2016/12/network-management-at-bhs.html We understand this may be difficult for those in the BHS community who have been using their personal devices on the network, but the IT department is doing this experiment…

Mid-year iPad Insurance Reminder

We hope everyone is enjoying their holiday and looking forward to the New Year. Since we’re headed into the new year (and the middle of the school year),  the Help Desk wants to remind you to insure your BHS iPad and save yourself the headache of paying full price to repair or replace it. The…

Teacher Profile – Ms. Jeanne DeRosa

Help Desk student Nick Whitney recently interviewed Ms. DeRosa, who is a new teacher at BHS who teaches algebra II, advanced algebra topics, and calculus. Nick is also a student of Ms. DeRosa, and here is the transcript of their conversation about technology and teaching at BHS. How long have you been teaching? I’ve been…