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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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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All I Really Need to Know About Technology I Learned In Kindergarten

All I Really Need to Know About Technology I Learned In Kindergarten

By Matt Lee NOTE: This article first appeared in the September NETA Newsletter. In 1986 Robert Fulghum published a book of short essays titled, “All…

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Westside Celebrates Computer Science Education Week 2016

Westside Celebrates Computer Science Education Week 2016

Westside Celebrates Computer Science Week In honor of Computer Science Education Week, many Westside students experienced computer programming for the first time! If you celebrated…

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