One Hundred and seventy Lakehead Public Schools Grade 6 to 8 students will have the unique opportunity to attend the third annual Student Technology Innovation Summit at Superior Collegiate and Vocational Institute on the Friday, November 16 Professional Activity Day. The Student Technology Innovation Summit is an interactive and fun day that is focused on the technology that is being currently utilized in classrooms throughout the Lakehead Public Schools system. The Summit is provided through a partnership between Microsoft and Lakehead Public Schools.
“Through this partnership with Microsoft, participating students can experience a true conference like setting complete with keynote speakers and breakout sessions with hands-on activities to explore the exciting technology in our schools.” says Michelle Probizanski, Principal of Superior Collegiate and Vocational Institute and Chair of the Lakehead Public Schools Information Technology Committee.
During the Student Technology Summit, the participating students will explore, reflect, and create with exciting technology tools, including:
- Programming with micro:bit
- Minecraft Build Challenge
- Hacking Stem
- Robotics with the Superior Collegiate and Vocational Institute Robotics Team
- Scratch game design and programming