Video Conference with 3D Game Artist Dan Kamentsky

This conversation actually took place last Fall, but we finally got clearance to post it. Dan Kamentsky spoke with some BHS Help Desk students who have been working on game design. Mr. Kamentsky works with the company Cloud Imperium. The company has been working on a game called Star Citizen which you can read about…

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…

The Story of Storyboard That

Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the blog of BHS Help Desk student Quentin Inglis. Click HERE to see this storyboard on StoryboardThat.com The Broadcast I had the honor of co-facilitating Help Desk Live episode 32 with my partner Shiv Shukla. In this episode we interviewed Aaron Sherman the creator ofStoryboard That, a web based tool…

Help Desk Live-Episode 32: Storyboard That

Help Desk Live-Episode 32 featured Aaron Sherman, founder of the fantastic, device agnostic digital storytelling tool StoryBoard That. BHS Help Desk students senior Shiv Shukla and sophomore Quentin Inglis had the opportunity to host their first episode of Help Desk Live and learn about entrepreneurship directly from Aaron. Check out the episode, which is embedded…

Help Desk Live-Episode 31

We were thrilled to have Stephanie Iacadoro (@Mathiacadoro) as our guest for Help Desk Live-Episode 31. Stephanie serves as the Mathematics Supervisor for grades 6-12 in a 1:1 environment in Duxbury Public Schools. In this role, Stephanie supports the development and revision of curriculum in alignment with the Common Core and Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks. She provides teachers…

Help Desk Live Episode 30-Open Education Resources

Episode 30 of Help Desk Live features former BPS EdTech Team member and current U.S. Open Education Advisor Andy Marcinek. The conversation, co-hosted by Help Desk student Don Boermeester, centered around the use of open education resources as well as Creative Commons and the U.S. Office of EdTech’s initiative to help school districts nation wide “Go Open.” Andy…