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January 28, 2014
St. Mary's students receive iPad minis
WORTHINGTON — Students at St. Mary's school in Worthington may have kicked off Catholic Schools Week by wearing their favorite sports...
January 28, 2014 - 10:37pm
January 16, 2014
Infinite campus now available via mobile apps
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — For more than a dozen years, the Worthington School District has used Infinite Campus as the district’s student information system. Student information systems are used for student attendance and gradebook. Over the years, parents...
January 16, 2014 - 1:16pm
November 29, 2013
Column: iPads revolutionizing learning in District 518
By SCOTT BURNS, District 518 WORTHINGTON — In 2013, after a year of intensive study, District 518 purchased iPads for students at Worthington Middle School and iPad Minis for students at Prairie Elementary. But this is not about the device. It’s about the learning students...
November 29, 2013 - 9:27pm
November 8, 2013
Column: Technology a critical part of learning in the 21st century
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — What is 21st century learning? This question is being asked by schools, and few are coming up with concrete answers. How can we know what 21st century learning looks like when the world is changing so quickly? What is certain...
November 8, 2013 - 7:49pm
October 30, 2013
Counties see benefits of e-records
LUVERNE — The Rock County Land Records Office will host an open house Wednesday to showcase its new electronic recording program. It is the fifth county in District 7 to offer electronic acceptance of files for mortgages, satisfactions, deeds and other documents previously required...
October 30, 2013 - 11:40pm
September 3, 2013
Column: iPads marking new way of teaching District 518 students
This week was an exciting week at Worthington Middle School with the roll-out of iPads to seventh- and eighth-graders. Next week, fifth- and sixth-grade students will also be issued iPads.
September 3, 2013 - 10:00am
June 26, 2013
As others see it: Online privacy is gone
Much has been made in recent weeks -- and rightly so -- about the government's monitoring of phone calls and Internet connections. Largely lost in the discussion of such data mining is this reality: The government's activities pale in comparison to those of the tech giants who provide...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 16, 2013
Computer Lodge offers sales, support
WORTHINGTON -- After working on various projects together over the years, John Cowan and Troy Rasmussen decided it was time to go into business...
June 16, 2013 - 9:02pm
June 11, 2013
Letter: 'Supermileage' should be more commonplace
I competed this year in the Minnesota Technology Education Association Supermileage competition with a group of students from Laurens-Marathon, Iowa. My first team was from Ellsworth back in 1999. I have taken teams from Westbrook-Walnut Grove, Marshall, and Hayfield, Minn., and a...
June 11, 2013 - 12:00am
March 30, 2013
Column: District 518 invests in future with iPads
WORTHINGTON -- In a world of ever-changing technology, public education has historically struggled with keeping pace -- but not for long! At...
March 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 26, 2013
Column: Digital field trips excite district students, staff
WORTHINGTON -- Imagine a classroom field trip in which the teacher does not have to find volunteers to assist with students and busses that will...
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
October 22, 2012
Program focuses on diabetes technology
WORTHINGTON -- A program on diabetes technology and an insulin pump update will be presented from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the classroom at Sanford Worthington Medical Center. Presenters will be Lance Wassink from Medtronic and Mary Hesemann, Sanford diabetes educator. The program...
October 22, 2012 - 11:46pm
July 24, 2012
Grant dollars help advance technology locally
WORTHINGTON -- Putting refurbished computers in the hands of low-income families, establishing computer classes to teach English to new residents and reaching out to rural areas with local access cable television are just a few of the success stories that have grown out of a $100,000...
July 24, 2012 - 8:31pm
July 6, 2012
Computer users urged to check for malware
WORTHINGTON -- When DNSChanger malware first surfaced in 2007, it caught the attention of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). More than...
July 6, 2012 - 9:31pm
July 27, 2011
District 518 explores possibility of technology integration
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Board of Education considered the possibility of hiring a technology integrationist, among other issues discussed...
July 27, 2011 - 9:16pm