MacArthur Junior High EAST awarded $5,000 grant
Posted on Mar 5, 2014 at 3:53 PM
Garrett Barnes, EAST facilitator at MacArthur Junior High School, has been awarded a $5,000 education grant from Instructure, for the EAST program's committment to design, develop and implement an app to help assimilate Spanish-speaking students to English-speaking environments in their school and community.
EAST Students in Hope Produce District Video
Posted on Feb 13, 2014 at 12:16 PM
Hope High School EAST students produced a video featuring all four schools in the district and their innovative use of iPads and Macbooks in the classroom.
House STEM App Challenge
Posted on Feb 12, 2014 at 3:17 PM
Congressmen Tim Griffin and Rick Crawford invite students in the First and Second Congressional Districts to compete in the House STEM App Challenge. To be eligible students must reside in a county in the First or Second Congressional District.
EAST Blog: Service-Based Learning
Posted on Feb 5, 2014 at 10:26 AM
Guest blog post from Searcy Living writer Jennifer Skinner on how the EAST program at Searcy High School is serving the community.
Student Debate Participants Needed for Digital Learning Day
Posted on Jan 29, 2014 at 8:38 AM
As part of Digital Learning Day, a series of student debates will be held and moderated by experts in the digital space. Six classrooms are still needed to debate topics in Coding Literacy, Digital Footprint and Media Coverage/Breaking News.