Articles by: Megan Hewitt

Whittier sixth graders use 3D computer-aided design to solve real-world problem

Whittier sixth graders use 3D computer-aided design to solve real-world problem

  After receiving a 3D printer from the Education Foundation, Whittier LRC Teacher Kelly Coleman approached Instructional Coach Megan Ryder to collaborate on using the printer in a more authentic way. Coleman explained that her sixth graders had previously dabbled in 3D design while creating keychains on Tinkercad CAD software. […]

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Fairmount families participate in inaugural STEM Night

Fairmount families participate in inaugural STEM Night

The Fairmount PTA hosted its first Family STEM Night on Friday, Jan. 19. It was a fun night of  interactive STEM exhibits and presentations by Fairmount families, teachers and organizations. More than 230 children and parents participated in the evening and learned  about various STEM concepts through exhibits such as: Meet Pepper […]

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