PD sessions focus on helping teachers be their best

PD sessions focus on helping teachers be their best

As educators, we constantly promote student learning and discovery. And as our students get closer to graduation, the conversation often shifts to the learning that happens beyond the classroom… to lifelong learning. This goes from corporate boardrooms to mechanic’s...
MindFuel glows at Beakernight

MindFuel glows at Beakernight

There was a fire-breathing dragon, huge teeter totters, wagon races, giant illuminated dreamcatchers, construction crane rides, hands-on activities and much more for the over 55,000 Calgarians who took in Beakernight 2017. As part of Beakerhead, the evening...
aGEM to iGEM: geekStarter teams prepare for competition

aGEM to iGEM: geekStarter teams prepare for competition

Imagine the moments just before the event: an empty lecture hall at the University of Alberta filling with eager and engaged students; team advisors are sharing final thoughts and advice with their teams; the judges are immersed in conversation; and the room buzzes...