Tech Teacher Wins New York City’s Startup Weekend Edu

Published by EducationNews.org — The story of a social-studies teacher’s meteoric rise through the EdTech world. Dawn Casey-Rowe (far left) and her team won Startup Weekend Edu with their business BetaMatch. Social studies teacher Dawn Casey-Rowe has a power plant’s energy packed into a petite frame.  Her students at Davies vocational school come for the hands-on learningContinue reading “Tech Teacher Wins New York City’s Startup Weekend Edu”

Inquiring Minds Want To Know Science

Pubished by EducationNews.org During their sophomore year, biology students at William M. Davies Career & Technical Center fan out in teams to swab things all over the school. They’re on a quest to address this question:  Since schools are breeding grounds for disease, exactly where would you be most likely to find pathogens, the infectious agents alsoContinue reading “Inquiring Minds Want To Know Science”