Last year the Elementary Library Media Specialist and Tech Integrator piloted a Digital Citizenship program utilizing Common Sense Media; from this pilot we prepared recommendations for curriculum implementation. The steam catapult technology has proven reliable during wartime and can launch an aircraft from a flight deck to 150 miles per hour in less than three seconds and in the space of less than 300 feet. Minnesota is consistently ranked among the top places for business—and among the fastest growing states for tech jobs.
Whether you attend for one session or come back repeatedly, your tech pathway starts here. Welcome to Tech/Candid, featuring candid photography coverage of major tech startup conferences and events in Los Angeles, Tokyo, and the San Francisco Bay Area.
Join the TechToronto community below to be the first to know about new events, job opportunities and news. But Canadian tech remains far less visible than Silicon Valley, in part because most of Canada’s big tech companies are less focused on consumer-facing products, such as apps, which can generate buzz and name recognition.
Instead of relying on technology designed for consumption, like tablets or smartphones, this project will get kids designing and creating, igniting their inner maker to engage with technology, rather than passively watching or merely playing with it.
The goals of this program are to engage students around technology in a positive, pro-social way, to encourage student mastery of technology, and to empower students to become resources for technology in our building. Past giants of Canadian tech are companies like Nortel and Research in Motion, one of which has gone bankrupt while the other is still bogged down trying to stage a Blackberry comeback.