Learning About Makerspaces from the Pros on #DLDay

Editor’s Note: The Burlington High School Help Desk’s Official Digital Learning Day activity was Help Desk Live-Episode 21 and featured makerspace experts Laura Fleming and Diana Rendina. Senior Cat Hoyt, a first year member of the Help Desk, facilitated the conversation.  As predicted in a previous post, “Amplifying Student Voice on Digital Learning Day,” Cat did an outstanding job leading…

Amplify Student Voice on Digital Learning Day

I’m excited to announce that the BHS Help Desk will take part in this year’s Digital Learning Day, a joint effort with the Alliance for Excellent Education, on Friday, March 13th. Our digital learning activity, which we’ve added to the official DLD site, places the spotlight exactly where it belongs…on students! It’s inspiring to hear how teachers…

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…