Tag: technology

MVES Students Learning to Code

Coding at MVES

Third and fourth grade students at Mt. Vernon Elementary School have been learning about coding using the game Minecraft.  Pictured below are students practicing their skills.

 

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Technology Training for Teachers

Rockcastle County teachers are invited to attend any of the following technology courses:

OCTOBER 2017

  • Oct. 12 – Using Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides with Students
  • Oct. 19 – Using Google Classroom with Students
  • Oct. 26 – Managing your school IPads with Lightspeed Mobile Manager
  • NOVEMBER 2017

  • Nov. 2 – Managing Student Data in… Continue Reading Technology Training for Teachers
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    Increasing Engineering Awareness!

    RCHS is proud to announce a new partnership with Lockheed Martin in order to support the PLTW Engineering and science curriculums.  Advancing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is a critical focus for Lockheed Martin.  As an industry leader, Lockheed Martin, with an employee population that includes 56,000 engineers, scientists and IT professionals, is… Continue Reading Increasing Engineering Awareness!

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    RES Students Visit Area Technology Center

    Fifth Graders at the Vocational School?

    My fifth grade class visited the Area Vocational School on December 1, 2015.  I liked the Vocational School.  It looked like a lot of hard work but it would be something I would be interested in doing when I get into high school.  The Vocational School has a lot… Continue Reading RES Students Visit Area Technology Center

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    Seven RCMS Students Named 2015 Rogers Explorers

    Seven students from Rockcastle County have been selected to attend The Center for Rural Development’s 2015 Rogers Explorers youth leadership program.

    Rockcastle County Middle School students Caroline White, Cole Ballinger, Zoe Burdette, Joseph Coffey, Evan Hendrickson, Jordan Nicely, and Bailey Taylor will join middle school students from across Southern and Eastern Kentucky to build their… Continue Reading Seven RCMS Students Named 2015 Rogers Explorers

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    Guys Geared Up for Technology, Engineering, Computers & Science (G2-TECS) and Girls Exploring Math & Science (GEMS)

    Somerset Community College (SCC) hosted a Guys Geared up for Technology, Engineering, Computers and Science (G2-TECS) Conference and a Girls Exploring Math and Science Conference (GEMS) recently on the SCC Somerset Campus. Students from thirteen area middle schools including Casey, Cumberland, McCreary, Meece, North Laurel, Northern, Rockcastle, Russell, Science Hill, Somerset Christian, South Laurel, Southern and Wayne… Continue Reading Guys Geared Up for Technology, Engineering, Computers & Science (G2-TECS) and Girls Exploring Math & Science (GEMS)

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    MVES Students Empowered with 21st Century Technology

    Mt. Vernon Elementary received two classroom sets of laptops and one classroom set of iPads this fall.  Here are just a few ways the new technology is being implemented at the school:

    Sydney Woods reading an e-book on one of the school’s new iPads.

    Mr.… Continue Reading MVES Students Empowered with 21st Century Technology

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