Posts by Sean Leahy

A snowy road in the mountains

February 12, 2021 | | Design, Learning Futures, Technology

Revisit the keynote for the 2021 ShapingEDU Winter Games, a story of uncertainty, disruption, and resilience. See how we define learning futures, tackle the challenge of designing educational systems, explore strategic foresight tools, and build an ecosystem if resilience into our IgnitED Labs.

An abstract image

July 13, 2018 | | Learning Futures

What will teaching and learning look like in 30 years? How will new and emerging technologies redefine how, when, and where we learn? As educators, how can we prepare the next generation of teachers to be prepared for a transformative technology landsc

Two Sphero robots

December 6, 2017 | | Technology

Beep boop beep! The electronic sound of robotic language is not only captivating, it can be downright inspiring. Looking a little closer, the actual written language (JavaScript) for the charming little beeps offers a peek into the power of programmable robots.

A Lego Stormtrooper giving a presentation

December 1, 2017 | | Technology

The teaching staff at Madison Meadows Middle School presented the NEW (Novel, Effective, Whole) group projects they have been developing since the beginning of September.

An overhead view of a desk with an iMac and writing on papers

October 5, 2017 | | Technology

As the title of this post suggests, the Technology Initiatives team in the Office of Scholarship and Innovation is behind the development of a new era of computer/technology lab for Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College.

A cutting mat with scissors, tape, x-acto, etc.

September 9, 2017 | | Technology

On a bright and warm Saturday morning, the Madison Meadows Middle School administration and teaching staff met with several members of our #OofSI team for the kickoff workshop event to the yearlong project: Developing a Professional Community of Practice at Madison Meadows Middle School.