Day 01 - Smarter Transportation (Elementary)

Phew!  Today was a busy day!  We learned a TON of information about transportation.

Day 01 - Smarter Buildings (Elementary)

We had a great first day in Smarter Buildings.

Group 1

Day 01 - Smarter Water (Elementary)

Day one started off with a bang and went by very quickly.

2014 Innovation Academy - Day 03

Day 3 has officially started and your students are already collaborating and working through the design thinking process as we speak. From engaging presentations to initial prototyping, here are some images of the amazing things taking place this morning here at Innovation Academy.

2014 Innovation Academy - Day 02

We are off and running on Day 2 here at the Innovation Academy. Here are a few pictures of the Smarter Planet groups as they kick off their fun-filled day.

2014 Innovation Academy - Day 01

It is upon us. The first day of the Elementary Innovation Academy 2014 here at IBM. The excitement this morning was electric and we are looking forward to the amazing design thinking that will take place over the next two weeks. Here is some of the cool things from earlier this morning.

Balance and Motion

      Our Second grade class started to learn about the forces of motion, gravity and balance. Mrs.

Time to Explore

Amazing things happen when students have time to explore.

Columbine STEM Lab

Columbine's STEM Lab is up and running. We have a big space and with some shopping and lots of donations it is now full of prototyping materials. Each classroom has come for a STEM Lab Tour and they have helped to define problems and ideate solutions for sharing the space as a whole school.  

Some of the problems we defined:

  • being crowded
  • running out of materials
  • getting hurt
  • stealing

Some of the solutions we ideated:

STEM Professional Development at Fall River

Teachers at Fall River continue to participate in STEM professional development.