Students in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 have the world at their fingertips, literally.
Burnsville High School is one of three school sites selected regionally to host Google and Best Buy as a showcase for how their products are being used in schools on Dec. 1-2.
From the one-to-one Chromebook program and expanded use of collaborative Google apps to technology-enhanced classrooms and an online learning management system, Burnsville High School students and staff are using a host of new technology tools to improve learning this year. Because of that innovation, the school has been chosen as a showcase for an ExploreEDU event in partnership with Google and Best Buy Education.
Parents and community members are invited to attend a Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Tech Share Fair from 5 to 6:15 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. At the fair, teachers and their students will be demonstrating some of the many interesting ways technology is being integrated into their work.
Parents of students in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will soon have a new tool for accessing their children’s grades, test scores, attendance records and other information.
In late January 2016, the district is launching ParentVUE, a parent portal for student information. ParentVUE will replace the current portal, called SchoolView.
Although funding from the Vision One91 technology levy won’t arrive until the 2016-17 school year, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 is moving forward with one tech tool that will be at the center of all the others.
Doug Johnson, the director of technology for Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, was honored with the “Making IT Happen” award from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) during the organization’s annual conference in June.
Parents and community members are invited to attend a Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Tech Share Fair on Thursday, May 28. At the fair, teachers and their students will be demonstrating some of the many interesting ways technology is being integrated into their work.
Mobile computing is not the future. It’s the now, and thanks to teacher Cindy Drahos, students at Burnsville High School aren’t having to wait to dive in to mobile programming.