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Service Videos with NextVista (or on your own)

In my opinion, Rushton Hurley gave the presentation of the week at FETC 2016. ¬†This session on creating service learning videos with students was accessible, relevant, combined multiple content areas and skills, used technology in a meaningful way, and I think students will really like it. NextVista for Learning is a program that encourages students […]

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Empowered with Infinite Campus

Matt Frey-Davis visited with the High School Guidance Office to assist the counselors in using Infinite Campus more effectively. Counselors learned how to use the ad hoc filter to batch print transcripts and schedules as needed. A follow-up meeting is scheduled for next week to learn about posting to¬†transcript.  

Maine Curriculum Leaders Association Fall Conference: Next Generation Science Standards

I recently attended a 2 day fall conference run by the MCLA. The focus was, “Engaging all students with the Next Generation Science Standards.” The conference presenter was Brett Moulding a writer of both the Framework and NGSS standards themselves and referred to by many as the guru on NGSS. He is currently the director […]

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Capilo Institute

Three Morse seniors, a parent and I attended an information sessions at Capilo Institute. Capilo’s is a cosmetology school located in Augusta. We were fortunate to have Anthony Coco, the founder of the school, speak with us about their programs and Cosmetology in general. He grew up within the industry. His grandfather immigrated from Italy […]

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Learning to Bump

Some of the team learned about an app for their smartphones that allows you share photos, contacts, or other files by “bumping” fists.