Branching Out with STEM: Parent Tech Night

The March Tech Savvy Parenting night provided Burlington families with information on the benefits of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. A wide array of STEM resources and links for students of all grade levels were shared by members of the BPS Edtech team. Parents learned about the Burlington Public Schools STEM curriculum, as…

“Hosting” An Underage Party….Everything a Parent Needs to Know

Burlington High School, the Burlington Fire and Police Departments, and the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center are collaborating to offer “Social Host–Taylor’s Message.”  This evening will help parents better understand their responsibilities and consequences of ‘hosting’ an underage party in their homes.  Officer Fournier will speak about the alcohol policy in Burlington, the Law Offices…

Help Desk Students Present at DLD Medfield

On Friday, February 6th, BHS Help Desk students Jyhmon Moodie and Manas Purohit traveled to Medfield High School with Diana Marcus, Burlington Public School’s Mobile Learning Coach and led a session at Medfield’s 3rd annual Digital Learning Day Conference.   This free, full-day professional development conference, a primer for the official Digital Learning Day on…

ConnectEd BINGO: Don’t Miss This Epic Reading Event!

Note: A link to the original post explaining the ConnectED Reading BINGO Event can be found here. The BHS Help Desk would like to encourage teachers throughout the district to participate in February’s “I Love to Read Month.”  Schools across the nation have been invited to participate in this highly creative, “epic reading event” created by…