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EdTech fellow Tamirate Aklog now recruiting students for Rec2Tech Center business

Oct. 16, 2012 12:18 pm

EdTech fellow Tamirate Aklog now recruiting students for Rec2Tech Center

It’s not novel for high school students to be Facebook and Twitter “junkies,” as twelfth-year teacher Tamirate Aklog says of his Digital Harbor High School students. “In terms of using [social media] educationally,” he says, “you don’t see it.” Aklog, 37, teaches chemistry, public health and environmental science at Federal Hill-based Digital Harbor, where he […]
Tamika Peters: EdTech fellow says tech tools help students ‘get to the next level’ business

Sep. 14, 2012 9:30 am

Tamika Peters: EdTech fellow says tech tools help students ‘get to the next level’

Find other EdTech Fellow profiles here. Tamika Peters sees every student in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade at Liberty Elementary School, where she has been teaching technology courses for seven years. Before her EdTech fellow training this summer, “technology on the computer was … [trying] little things,” Peters, 33, says. Showing her younger students a new […]
Justin Eames: EdTech fellow says technology expands students’ horizons business

Sep. 6, 2012 10:30 am

Justin Eames: EdTech fellow says technology expands students’ horizons

Find other EdTech Fellow profiles here. Incorporating technology into his classroom lessons is nothing new for Justin Eames, an eighth-year teacher beginning his first year teaching at the SEED School. Eames, 30, has been teaching technology classes—the ins and outs of hardware and software—for the last three years.
EdTech fellow Patrick Gavin wants to be the ‘guide on the side, not the sage on the stage’ business

Aug. 16, 2012 10:30 am

EdTech fellow Patrick Gavin wants to be the ‘guide on the side, not the sage on the stage’

Technology to Patrick Gavin isn’t kitting out his tenth-grade English class at Digital Harbor High School with the latest Apple devices. “It really is just sort of an entire mindset shift,” says Gavin, 28. “There’s just so many things that go on in the school building that you don’t really question why.” While not a […]
Digital Harbor Foundation EdTech fellows to teach students to ‘get paid to think,’ visit San Diego conference access

Jun. 22, 2012 10:58 am

Digital Harbor Foundation EdTech fellows to teach students to ‘get paid to think,’ visit San Diego conference

Thirty applicants submitted materials for the first round of EdTech fellowships. The first group of fellows, Coy says, is “very representative of the teaching pool in the city.”

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