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Everything I Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten... On My iPad

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

This Kindergarten duo demonstrates how they use iPads in their 1:1 Kindergarten classroom. They show how they use Wikis, apps and more.

 

Kickin' It New School - 1:1 iPads for Second Grade

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Jacob and Brad demonstrate how they use iPads in their 1:1 2nd-grade classroom. They cover using Wikis, apps and more to support their learning.

 

XZY Machine with Me: Bringing Coordinates to Life

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Creative designs are transformed into real-life objects using everyday math. Blake will demonstrate how he uses CNC software to design and program a Machine Center that produces 3D objects.

 

Magic and Media

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

David and Patrick demonstrate the relationship between the art of magic and various forms of technology. They showcase how the love of an art form, self-developed technology skill, collaboration, and a lot of initiative can lead to an impressive result.

 

Utilizing Technology Inside and Outside of the Classroom

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

An award-winning team of students from St. Clair TEC demonstrate how they apply technology tools and skills to learn about computer maintenance.

 

My Robot Can Beat Your Robot

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

This team of students share how they, working alongside professional mentors, designed, built, programmed, tested and completed in a worldwide FIRST Robotics competition. Students learned mechanical and electrical engineering and programming skills, along with teamwork, problem solving, brainstorming, collaboration, time and project management, and business skills.

 

Pixel Art in the Gaming World

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Heather demonstrates drawing, coloring, animation and pixel art she used in modern game development.

 

Music Composition for Video Games

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Travis shares how his love for music, developed early in life, led him to compose music in video games. He displays software, sheet music, and music composed for projects.

 

Game Programming Basics

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Patrick shares the basics of game develoment, including the process, the requirements for developing software, testing, and platform differences. he also demonstrates his work with XNA, Kinect, and Windows Phone development.

 

FORM: Duke University's Fashion Magazine

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

FORM fashion magazine was founded in 2010 by Duke University undergrad students. A diverse staff works together to publish quarterly issues, produce daily blog posts and host campus events. Libby demonstrates how FORM photographers use their creativity along with tools like Photoshop, digital SLR cameras, and professional-quality equipment to highlight the fashion and culture on campus.

 

How STEM Turned Me Into an Entrepreneur

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

Andrew shares his experience particpating in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair and how it led to an interest in computer science and entrepreneurship. He also describes how he formed his own company, Codev, which led to his current job at Detroit Labs, a professional iOS and Android development team back by Detroit Venture Partners.

 

Breathing Life into Text

Be Very Afraid eXtra 2011 St. Clair County, Michigan

What happens when students immerse themselves in digital tools to present information? They get inspired. At St. Clair County RESA's Academic Academy, three 7th-grade students learned how to present information using the tools Prezi and Photopeach. Using these skills, the students created digital products for their school which they share in this exhibit.

 

Stephen Heppell

Final Thoughts with Stephen Heppell

Be Very Afraid 2011

St. Clair County, Michigan

Stephen reflects back on the events at the first Be Very Afraid eXtra conference in the United States.


Thoughts From Our Guests

Be Very Afraid 2011

St. Clair County, Michigan

Thoughts and comments from various educators, administrators, and leaders in the community.


Time Lapse of Day

Be Very Afraid 2011

St. Clair County, Michigan

Time lapse footage of the day.