Help Desk Live – Episode 36

The following was written by Bilal Afzal, a member of the video game group on the BHS Help Desk. This was his quick review of Mr. Noel Llopis’ video conference with us on April 7th. Check out the video if you didn’t get the chance to watch it live. Also, I should also apologize for…

Help Desk Live – Episode 35

Help Desk Students Akash, Brendan, and Vibi spoke with Ray Birks and his middle school Tech Ninjas from Wenatchee Schools in Washington State last Friday, March 10th. You can find out more about their program at the following links. https://sites.google.com/wenatcheeschools.org/techninjas/home https://sites.google.com/wenatcheeschools.org/ipadninjas/home The students from Wenatchee had some excellent questions, and I’m impressed with what they…

Help Desk Live – Episode 34

In this episode of Help Desk Live, some of this semester’s BHS Help Desk students were interviewed by Burlington’s Marshall Simonds Middle School (MSMS) Help Desk students about what life is like at the High School Help Desk. You can read more about the MSMS Help Desk at http://msmshelpdesk.blogspot.com. Based on the excellent questions and the…

Help Desk Live-Episode 26: Leading Digital Change

Season Three of Help Desk Live premieres on Friday, September 18th at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Second year Help Desk staff member and TEDxYouth@BHS speaker Timmy Sullivan will facilitate a conversation about leading digital change in our schools with Dr. Marialice Curran, co-founder of the nation’s first Digital Citizenship Summit taking place on Saturday, October…

Notability: More Than Just Notes

Help Desk Live Episode 22 features Ginger Labs, makers of the app Notability. Join your host, BHS junior and first year Help Desk staff member Timmy Sullivan, and learn why Notability is so much more than a simple note taking app!

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…