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The Bee-Bots of Friendsville

Technology meets neighborhood study in the first grade when students learn programming skills for a “Bee-Bot” robot. In this edition of THE LIFE, a twice-a-month video presentation of life at […]

Watch Now: TechCity

Enjoy Season 3, Episode 5 of The Life: TechCity. Get an inside look at academic technology at BFS, shared by the students themselves in IB Computer Science class, MS Technology […]

Girls Who Code Comes to Upper School This Summer

Brooklyn Friends School is excited to partner with the nationally-recognized organization Girls Who Code to host two-week summer programs called Girls Who Code Campus. In Summer 2018, the Upper School […]

Reveling in STEM Heaven Right around the Corner

by Tracy Chow, Lower School Technology Integrator January is always an exciting time in fourth technology class. This year, we began our winter semester with field trips to the NYU […]

Adventures of the First Grade BeeBot

The first grade’s traditional neighborhood study and “block city” took a giant leap into the 21st century with a collaborative STREAM project. Introduced last year, the sophomore version of the […]

To the Pyramids and Beyond: VR at BFS

  “Wow, this is doing wonders for my fear of heights.” “Oh my god, this is so cool!” “I feel like a superhero!” “I can’t believe I’m in Egypt.” “You’re […]

Who Are the Bee-Bots in Your Neighborhood?

  by Christina Karvounis The mindful inclusion of technology as a conduit to enhance the learning experience gave first grade students a rich STREAM experience, while also placing demands on […]