Tag: technology

Prince William County Grants $100K to Gaming Institute Startup

Prince William County Grants $100K to Gaming Institute Startup

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Prince William County Grants $100,000 to Virginia Serious Game Institute-based Startup, Scriyb to Pioneer a Cloud-based Teaching Platform that will Revolutionize Online Education.

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PWCS: Internet Outages Stem from ‘Critical Unmet Needs’

PWCS: Internet Outages Stem from ‘Critical Unmet Needs’

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

As parents, students and staff complained of another internet outage at Prince William County Schools Tuesday, a school official said that it was the result of a larger financial challenge.

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Governor’s School at GMU Offers Rigorous Program for STEM Students

Governor’s School at GMU Offers Rigorous Program for STEM Students

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

While eighth grade students are considering which specialty programs to apply to, those interested in attending the Governor’s School at Innovation Park on the George Mason campus in Manassas should begin preparing for the program as early as their seventh grade year.

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School Board Member Wants iPad for Each PW Student

School Board Member Wants iPad for Each PW Student

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment | Education

Following the presentation of the results of the division-wide survey on measurable objectives at the Oct. 16 school board meeting, Dr. Michael Otaigbe of the Coles District declared that the school division should strive to equip all county students with iPads.

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Bristow Run Elementary Plans Second Annual Panther Pride 5K

Bristow Run Elementary Plans Second Annual Panther Pride 5K

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

Bristow Run Elementary School in Bristow will hold its second annual “Panther Pride 5K” and first annual one mile “Global Tech Trot” on Nov. 16

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New iPhone Rumored Sept. 10; Apple CEO Criticized by Own Board

New iPhone Rumored Sept. 10; Apple CEO Criticized by Own Board

| August 11, 2013 | 0 Comments | Technology

While everyone seems to want to take a bite out of Apple lately, Amazon for the iBookstore, Samsung for various patents, now it’s Apple’s Board of Directors who are questioning CEO Tim Cook’s ability to innovate Apple products.

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Budget Comments Focus on Thomas Jefferson High School

Budget Comments Focus on Thomas Jefferson High School

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

Parents and students utilized citizen’s time at the special Feb 11 budget meeting of the Prince William School Board to ask for continued support for Thomas Jefferson High School, School of Science and Technology.

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Summer Robotics Camps at Patriot HS Promotes STEM, Innovation, Sportsmanship

Summer Robotics Camps at Patriot HS Promotes STEM, Innovation, Sportsmanship

| August 10, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

VEX and LEGO Robotics campers from all over Western Prince William, Manassas and Manassas Park competed in a pre-season games at Patriot High School on Aug 9.

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Pioneer Spirit: Patriot HS Encourages Student Technology Use

Pioneer Spirit: Patriot HS Encourages Student Technology Use

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education, Pioneer Spirit

Previously considered distractions to classroom instruction, students’ personal electronics will be allowed in Prince William County schools for the coming school year with the creation of the new “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) Policy.

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‘Run for Victory’ Fundraises for Local School, Promotes Fitness

‘Run for Victory’ Fundraises for Local School, Promotes Fitness

There was no sleeping in last Saturday morning for fitness buffs at Victory Elementary School, who participated in the Run for Victory.

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