January 12, 2017

Bossier Parish schools receive DoDEA grant for S.T.E.A.M. education

BOSSIER CITY, La. – Bossier Parish Schools received a grant from the Department of Defense Education Activity fund for S.T.E.A.M. education demonstrations. The grant aids in the development of elementary STEAM modules and curriculum. Christy Buckner, Bossier Parish STEAM Facilitator, will educate teachers on how to replicate STEAM Day demonstrations […]
November 11, 2016

2016-2017 Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit kicks off

Over 220 elementary, middle, and high school teams from public and private schools and homeschool and afterschool organizations registered for the 2016-2017 Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit (RARC) Competition 1 on Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Bossier Civic Center. RARC, a series of three cyber and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics […]
November 7, 2016

Caddo Schools hosts STEM workshop to engage parents, students

On Oct. 22, Caddo Parish Public School’s Title I Family and Community Engagement hosted its second annual STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) College and Career Fair at Huntington High School with more than 450 parents and students in attendance. As part of the event, Caddo staff members educated parents […]
October 14, 2016

CIC, CenturyLink partner for STEM education initiative

MONROE – CenturyLink, Inc. recently partnered with IBM and the Cyber Innovation Center (CIC) to host a training workshop for sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade teachers from the Monroe City, Ouachita Parish and private school systems. Serving as an anchor of Louisiana’s Cyber Corridor, the CIC and its National Cyber Research Park in Bossier City, Louisiana, […]