What Were They Thinking?

What Were They Thinking?

By Paul Lindgren and Matt Lee When Marty McFly first shows up on the 1950’s Doc Brown’s doorstep in the 1985 classic Back to the…

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Full STEAM Ahead

Full STEAM Ahead

By Dustion Carlson and Alli Pontious How can you get creativity, engagement, and community all tied into one?  Oakdale and Rockbrook have done just that! …

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STEAM Bins!

STEAM Bins!

With the help of Bridget Brown, Kelly Kenny and WMS teacher, Kristeen Shabram, each elementary library will have STEAM Bins available in January. We will…

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'Sound' Classroom Management

‘Sound’ Classroom Management

By Alex Essen & Bryn Johnson This is a tool that you can use with your google chrome browser. The website uses your microphone to…

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The Power of Story

The Power of Story

“Let me tell you a story.” I LOVE those words. Don’t you? From childhood tales around a campfire, to friends sharing a recent weekend event,…

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High-End VR Units Offer Unique, Immersive Opportunities With Some Drawbacks

High-End VR Units Offer Unique, Immersive Opportunities With Some Drawbacks

One of the aspects of being a teacher in District 66 that I love is the challenge of using cutting-edge technology to help students live…

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