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Transforming a Historic Middle School Into a 21st Century Learning Space

Posted by Lori Page on Thu, Jan 16, 2020

Situated in one of the lowest-funded school districts in California, Ethel Dwyer Middle School is a Huntington Beach icon. Built in the 1930s, the school’s principals were historically focused more on coaching teachers and encouraging success than on the actual teaching, learning, and staff management.

That changed when Christa Glembocki moved into the principal role a few years ago. “I wanted to set the stage for working as a team,” she says, “and being there for the betterment of our students.”

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Topics: 21st Century Skills, Case Studies

[Case Study] Future-Proofing The Stonehenge School With Boxlight Technology

Posted by Lori Page on Wed, Oct 16, 2019

As part of a campus extension, The Stonehenge School in Wiltshire, United Kingdom decided to overhaul its IT infrastructure to improve engagement in the classroom. Like many schools these days, Stonehenge had been relying on a mishmash of failing technology that was slowing teachers down and impacting students’ learning. With 840 students aged 11–16 and an increasing demand for school places, the school turned to Boxlight to bring revolutionary technology into the classroom—enhancing the learning experience and future-proofing the school ahead of continued expansion.

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Topics: Case Studies

Case Study: Four Steps to a Successful K-12 Technology Transformation

Posted by Holly Fritz-Palao on Thu, Jun 20, 2019

Like many school districts, Washington’s Monroe School District was suffering with technology and equipment that was anywhere from eight to 12 years old in a world where anything older than four is considered a dinosaur. “We had all sorts of different equipment across 376 instructional spaces,” says Rachelle Butz, executive director of digital learning and infrastructure for the district. “It was problematic from a learning standpoint because teachers won’t use technology if they can't trust it to be reliable when they are delivering lessons.”

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Topics: Flat Panel Displays, Case Studies, Whole-Class


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