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First meeting of the Business Club!

Today was the first meeting of the Business Club! It looks to be a promising year. We’ll be competing against each other in an MHS stock market throw down, go on business-related field trips as they become available, and we’ll be looking for other opportunities along the way! We’re planning to meet on the 1st …

Club Fair – Business Club!

The MHS Club fair will take place during all lunches this Wednesday and Thursday. Although I’ll be in class and won’t be able to sit at the table, please pick up one of our flyers and consider attending our first Business Club meeting on 9/20 (Wednesday). All are welcome to attend! The Business Club’s mission …

Another successful semester for my Entrepreneurship students!

Every semester, my Entrepreneurship students amaze me. They run a small business to learn how to run a small business. They learn by doing. They learn in a hands-on environment. They learn that a business doesn’t always run smoothly. And, boy, did they learn that this semester! The semester started off in the typical fashion. …

Girls STEM Summit Statewide

Yesterday, I spent the day at Regis College with 10 superstars from my school attending the Girls STEM Summit Statewide. For several years, Junior Tech has run this amazing event to give female students the chance to experience a day of hands-on learning through a variety of STEM workshops, networking opportunities, and a fabulous keynote …

Junior Achievement STEM Symposium

This week, a colleague and I took twenty-five students to the Junior Achievement STEM Symposium hosted at Autodesk and MassChallenge in Boston. It was a fabulous event sponsored by both SAP and PWC to give students a glimpse into STEM fields focused on 3D careers. Students rotated through six different hands-on workshops centered around 3D …

Girls STEM Summit – Apply now!!

For the third year in a row, Mansfield High School will be sending a team of 10 female students to the Girls Statewide STEM Summit! Students will participate in full day of hands-on workshops exploring all areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. The event takes place on April 2 (Sunday) at Regis College …

A semester of great accomplishments!

This is the weekend of transition for teachers who have semester-long courses. I said goodbye to my first semester students on Friday and will say hello to all new students on Monday. It was a great fall semester despite the hiccups from a new school schedule, teaching a brand new course, and the implementation of …

BreakoutEDU in the classroom!

BreakoutEDU has really taken classrooms by storm. Using Breakout boxes sold by BreakoutEDU, or by assembling your own, you can simulate an escape room with students in your very own classroom! I am very thankful to have a rockstar student working with me this semester as a teaching assistant. He happens to love escape rooms …

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