The BCSD Technology Department maintains a Technology Lending Library, with innovative technologies that teachers may sign out for specific lessons and classroom experiences. The Technology Lending Library currently includes:
Google Expeditions is a virtual-reality teaching tool. You can swim with sharks, visit outer space, walk through a museum, and more without leaving the classroom. There are close to 500 expeditions available and more in development.
Breakout EDU is the immersive learning games platform.
The Breakout EDU kit allows for the facilitation of games where players use teamwork and critical thinking to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to open the locked box. Games are available for all ages and content areas.
littleBits is a system of electronic building blocks that snap together to turn ideas into inventions
Osmo is a unique educational gaming accessory that opens up an iPad to the infinite possibilities of physical play. Crafted with reflective artificial intelligence, Osmo's advanced technology bridges the real and digital realms.
Ozobot is a little toy robot that blends the physical and digital worlds — and teaches kids programming.
Teachers can reserve kits by visiting the Technology Department section of the staff Intranet