BHS TED-ED: Meet the Members

“I hope to be exposed to a better platform of sharing ideas and innovation through TED because I’ve watched a lot of videos of theirs and I see all of these people coming up with new techniques to help the world progress so I want to contribute to that.”   This was junior Divyansh Shah’s…

Teens, Online Reputation and Social Media

All BHS students, faculty, staff and administration are encouraged to participate in the Digital Citizenship Twitter chat every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. EST. Chats are moderated by a team of educators who are dedicated to digital citizenship education. Join us as we discuss ways to integrate current…

Applying Filters & Labels in Gmail

Staying on top of email can be challenging for everyone. Fortunately, Gmail provides a way for you to keep your inbox organized and ultimately down to zero. Google Filters: Applying filters in Gmail allows you to automatically label, archive, delete, star, or forward your mail. Here are the steps to apply a filter: Step 1: With…

Gaming Educational Gaming

Editor’s Note: Harsh is an exceptionally strong student. He excels in every subject, especially science, math and computer science. He is an active member of the BHS Robotics Club and has a strong programming background. Concerning technology, Harsh is highly critical and I’ve learned over the past semester that it takes a lot to impress…

Help Desk Live-Episode 2

Help Desk Live-Episode 2 aired on Friday, February 7th and was co-hosted by first year Help Desk staff members Mira Mehdi and Danny Piotti. The episode focused on the importance of digital citizenship education and featured our first guest, Dr. Marialice Curran. Like Dr. Curran, Burlington Public Schools believes the best approach to help students…

Calculus made easy (sort of) with Snapguide!

What is Snapguide? Snapguide is a free web and iOS application that allows you to create basic “how to” guides. Here is a link to the Snapguide that I easily made on separating differential equations. Separating differential equations in calculus might sound scary but with Snapguide, it’s a breeze! The key to Snapguide is its simplicity. After…

Help Desk Live: Episode 1

Help Desk Live Help Desk Live-Episode 1 Friday, January 31st Show hosts Amit & Harsh discussed their Individual Learning Endeavor which was to modernize the BHS Robotics Club website. Although we did run into the problem of not being able to share our screen, Amit and Harsh did an outstanding job explaining the technical aspects of building the…