Sarah and Her Peer Tutors

Sarah and Her Peer Tutors

Going from elementary school to high school can be both an exciting and scary time. There is often great anticipation about the new adventures ahead, as well as some trepidation about…

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Raspberry Pi – Beyond Coding

Raspberry Pi – Beyond Coding

Ins-Pi-re – Classroom Coding with Raspberry Pi In the 2013-2014 school year, a team of educators at Lynn Fripps Elementary School in Langley were interested in using Raspberry Pi, a…

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Dinuk – In His Own Words

Dinuk – In His Own Words

In this interview, Dinuk shares how he uses technology to successfully complete his Grade 10 program and look ahead to the future. Like so many students with autism, writing does…

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Nick – If You Give Him The Tools…

Nick – If You Give Him The Tools…

Creative, funny and engaging, Nick, an eighth grade student at a Surrey Secondary School, lists his favorite past-time as gaming and his second, as writing. Not surprisingly, Nick is able…

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Torin’s AMAZING Dictation

Torin’s AMAZING Dictation

Torin was smiling from ear to ear, and his first word when he realized the potential of his new technology solution was … “AMAZING!!” Seeing a smile on Torin’s face…

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Building Her Own Vocabulary

Building Her Own Vocabulary

April builds her own vocabulary on a NOVA chat so she can communicate and participate at school. April is a resilient and resourceful grade 3 student who is focused on…

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TnT – Teamwork ‘n’ Technology

TnT – Teamwork ‘n’ Technology

Twelve students, two teachers, twelve educational assistants and two side-by-side resource rooms.  Add technology to the mix and there has been an explosion of powerful and positive student gains. Several…

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Her Eyes are Filled with Language

Her Eyes are Filled with Language

Meet Kayla, a delightful middle school student from Coquitlam.  Even though Kayla cannot speak with her voice, her classmates and teachers always knew she was listening.  Her smile and bright…

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