Posts Tagged ‘students’



Playful Learning

Playful Learning: The Role it Plays in Education   Children of all cultures and backgrounds play. Play is omnipresent in the developing minds of children, as well as young animals. Play is an agent that promotes early brain development, strengthens language skills, the executive functions of memory and attention, mathematics and spatial skills, scientific thinking, […]

Go Public

On November 5, businesses in the area along with Asheville City Schools Foundation celebrated the schools of Asheville City! It was a great turnout at the Double Tree Biltmore for the silent auction to help raise money for schools. Dinosaur Dan is a such a fan of Asheville City Schools Foundation that he is a board […]

Black Mountain Elementary

On October 8th and 9th, High Touch High Tech went out to Black Mountain Elementary School where scientists facilitated the Finally Fun Machines program. The students learned about what a simple machine was and also made their own screw with threads using a die and a carrot. By using a “facilitator”, students were able to see many […]