SmartLabs play a critical role in Denver Public Schools initiative to connect more girls with STEM education and STEM careers. Learn more in this article from Westword Magazine.
With new SmartLabs in their Freshman Academy and Middle School, Jenks School District is one of our newest educational partners and our first SmartLabs in Oklahoma. We had the privilege of working with the new Jenks facilitators at our summer facilitator conference and have no doubt that the Jenks SmartLabs are going to raise the bar for STEM programs in the region. Here's the announcement about the new SmartLabs on their District website: http://www.jenksps.org/vnews/display.v/ART/55b0dcf2559a0
Creative Learning Systems is partnering with the North Dakota Center for Distance Education to develop a SmartLab program to support blended learning for the state's rural communities. Dr. Alan Peterson, Director of ND CDE, is the visionary behind this this innovative initiative. Dr. Peterson recently shared his thinking behind integrating SmartLabs in the North Dakota educational mission on his blog.
You can read his blog here: http://blogs.edutech.nodak.edu/alanpeterson/2015/05/19/julius-my-path-to-a-smart-choice/