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Screen Time

By on Nov 3, 2015 in Uncategorized |

“I could take this app development class or I could just buy  bunch of apps” This is the dilemma of many about taking a class like app development.  I talk to many parents, teachers, and students and guess what?  They all use apps.  But there are many complaints about apps.  They are a time suck, they don’t work, they have ads….. I just saw...

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STEM Learning Lab Featured In The Calgary Herald

STEM Learning Lab Featured In The Calgary Herald

By on May 11, 2015 in Uncategorized |

Thanks to STEM Learning Lab, a handful of Calgary schools are looking at robots as new tool for teaching math and science! It’s no secret — most kids hate math. But what if playing with robots was part of the equation? Rundle College Elementary School is one of a handful of Calgary schools exploring the use of robots to facilitate learning around more daunting...

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Math and Music

Math and Music

By on Apr 29, 2015 in Uncategorized |

Math, Music and Movement Reports show that North American students continue to underperform in mathematics (National Assessment of Educational Programs [NAEP], 2005; National Center for Educational Statistics [NCES], 2009; PISA, 2007 & 2013). This leaves large gaps in our schools, universities, and in our current and future workforce (Gateway, 2006; NSF, 2010;...

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