Technology Committee

The BCS Technology Committee is the "Think Tank" of parents and staff working together to promote technology at school - discussing and addressees technology issues affecting the students and faculty.

2013-2014 Co-Chairs: TBD

Past Technology Committee Events and Activities

Tech Café (PowerSchool, Facebook,Tech Gifts, Wiki’s, Blog’s, ....)

Internet Safety and PowerSchool demonstration.  Please send in topic ideas for the next Tech Café to to tech@bcsonline.info.  Bring a laptop if you have one.

TBD
National Engineering Week TBD

Covington Technology Celebration (CTC)

BCS students will show off their Science and Technology projects to the school community and the district.

If you are interested in helping please contact the tech@bcsonline.info.

TBD
BCS Website Redesign (Webmasters subcommittee)  
BCS Website Maintenance (Webmasters subcommittee) Send website submission, questions, and comments to the BCS Web Team.
Choice Hour Registration, Blast & Scheduling Database Support  
Future City Choice Hour  
Co-Lead Technology/Engineering Based Choice Hour  
Engineering Tech & Engage Curriculum Technology Support  
BCS Windspire  

Solar Panels

Eleven portable solar panels were donated to BCS by Uni-Solar, Greening Detroit.com and batteries supplied by Birmingham Batteries Plus.

 

Tech Glossary

A glossary of technology terms will be created and added to the school website.

 
Other ideas that you have--come to a meeting and let's talk!  

7/8 Engineers Week Visitors

 

BCS will be celebrating engineering in February.

Engineering and Technology professionals (engineers, scientists, web designers, architects, programmers, doctors, builders, and more) will speak to 7th and 8th grade Engage students about their profession and inspire kids to consider engineering as a career option.

National Engineers Week Foundation sponsors national events and they have a website specifically for middle school students to learn more about engineering, technology, math, and science. There are interactive games and some entertaining videos about engineers making a difference.

www.discoverengineering.org