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Cherry Creek School District Destination Imagination teams qualify for Global Finals

Months of detailed planning and dedicated practice paid off at the Colorado Destination Imagination (DI) Tournament, held April 9 at the Auraria Campus in downtown Denver. Ten teams from the Cherry Creek School District qualified to compete in the DI Global Finals, May 24-28, at the University of Te

STEM school lands national award for Vancouver Public Schools

Vancouver Public Schools is one of 30 districts nationwide and one of just three Washington state districts to receive District Administration magazine’s November 2015 District of Distinction award. VPS was honored for Vancouver iTech Preparatory, a school focused on science, technology, engineering

Girls rewriting the code

The doors of the conference room swing open as a group of 16- and 17-year-old girls enter their new classroom for the next seven weeks. Peering through the all-glass walls, Lily Sha takes in the scene around her at Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco. Outside of the conference room software engi

Hudson’s Bay High School is one of five Samsung Solve for Tomorrow national winners

Pictured above, from left: Kassie Wielenback, Cedric Hitzeman, Brittney Hauff and teacher Steve Lorenz. After rising above their Washington state competitors and 14 other schools from across the country, Hudson’s Bay High School recently clinched one of five top spots in the 2014-15 Samsung Solve fo