Four Danville Schools Qualify for STLP state championship
Four Danville Schools Qualify for STLP state championship
Posted on 12/06/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Four Danville Schools Qualify for STLP state championshipThe Danville Independent School District will be represented in a state-wide student technology competition this spring! Danville Schools has four projects and 20 team members from four schools qualified to attend the Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) State Championship.

The STLP Regional Showcase was held at the Center for Rural Development in Somerset on November 29. Participation included 704 students from 54 schools in 17 districts; 80 projects and 76 students interviewing for service teams.

John W. Bate student, Jack Erwin, interviewed and qualified to be a Scratch ambassador. As a Scratch ambassador, Jack will be a part of a team that rotates to assist visitors in the Scratch Playground at the state championship. Learn more about the Scratch playground at http://scratch.mit.edu.

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) uses project-based learning principles to empower student learning and achievement through the utilization (and creation) of technology to solve school and community needs. STLP provides a means for students to design, make, connect and learn.

The following schools qualify to attend the STLP State Championship:
• Jennie Rogers Elementary
• Mary G. Hogsett Elementary
• Toliver Elementary
• John W Bate Middle School

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