Bristol Township School District Priority Focus on Social Emotional Learning

Bristol Township School District is focus­ing on Social Emotional Learning and devel­op­ment. This school year start­ed with inten­sive pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment for BTSD teach­ers for Responsive Classroom and Trauma informed instruc­tion. Teachers and admin­is­tra­tors par­tic­i­pat­ed in inter­ac­tive work­shops and dis­cus­sion. The train­ing pro­vid­ed the District with a com­mon lan­guage and strat­e­gy … Read more...

FDR Students Pilot Drones

ASU rep­re­sen­ta­tives, Kimberly Reynolds and Nicholas Matula vis­it­ed FDR to sup­port edu­ca­tors in using tech­nol­o­gy with­in their con­tent areas. While vis­it­ing, the rep­re­sen­ta­tives also met with teach­ers to pro­vide train­ing with 3D print­ers and VR/AR. They helped the Tiger Techs hone their skills with the 3D print­ers … Read more...

Bristol Township School District Focus on Social Emotional Learning

         Bristol Township School District is focus­ing on Social Emotional Learning and devel­op­ment. This school year start­ed with inten­sive pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment for BTSD teach­ers for Responsive Classroom and Trauma Informed Instruction. Teachers and admin­is­tra­tors par­tic­i­pat­ed in inter­ac­tive work­shops and dis­cus­sion. The train­ing pro­vid­ed the District with a Read more...

Armstrong Middle School Students Are Future Ready!

What is it like to be a heavy equip­ment oper­a­tor? Armstrong Middle School stu­dents found out cour­tesy of Meyer Construction’s aug­ment­ed real­i­ty truck.

Students were guid­ed through sim­u­la­tions of equip­ment oper­a­tion. Students were enthralled by the expe­ri­ence. Bristol Township School District strives to part­ner with indus­try to pre­pare stu­dents for Read more...

Neil Armstrong Middle School — College & Career Day

On Tuesday, January 15, 2019, the Neil Armstrong Middle School, in Bristol Township School District, Counseling Department host­ed its Seventh Annual College and Career Day 2019. There were two com­po­nents to the day. The first com­po­nent was a col­lege or uni­ver­si­ty rep­re­sen­ta­tive spoke to the stu­dents about the appli­ca­tion process. … Read more...

Bristol Township School District rolls out Safe 2 Say Something (S2SS) Program

During the month of February, Bristol Township School District rolled out the Safe 2 Say Program. Parents and com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers were pro­vide infor­ma­tion and posters were dis­played through­out each school. The Safe 2 Say pro­gram is an anony­mous tip line for teach­ers, stu­dents, par­ent and com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers to report safe­ty … Read more...

Bristol Township School District STEM Forward

        The Hour of Code is a glob­al event occur­ring this year from December 9th-15th. Computers are every­where, chang­ing every indus­try on the plan­et, but few­er than half of all schools teach com­put­er sci­ence. Girls and minori­ties are under­rep­re­sent­ed in com­put­er sci­ence class­es, and in the tech Read more...

Computational Thinking at BTSD

Bristol Township School District teach­ers par­tic­i­pat­ed in CTiA (Computational Thinking in Action) train­ing. The train­ing was pro­vid­ed by the University of Pennsylvania’s GSE EXACT pro­gram in con­junc­tion with the Bucks County Intermediate Unit. This project was fund­ed by Governor Wolf’s PASmart Advancing Grant.  The PASmart Grant is intend­ed to increase … Read more...

DOW Scientists Form Panel for Keystone Elementary Student Projects

DOW Scientists vol­un­teered to form an advi­so­ry pan­el for Keystone Elementary 5th graders. Ms. Jahani’s class is com­pet­ing in the We are Innovators Project Based Learning Competition. www.we.org Students research real world prob­lems and solu­tions. Students pre­sent­ed their projects as DOW sci­en­tists pro­vid­ed feed­back.… Read more...