Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Dunedin Patch highlights interaction with our readers. Today, it's two comments on an announcement about the passing of Sister Dolores Keller.
Thanks to Dunedin Patch readers Carol L. Smith and Kevin T. Mullin, who both commented on an announcement about the passing of Sister Dolores Keller. Both Carol and Kevin chimed in to say that Sister Dolores, former Director of Religious Education at Our Lady of Lourdes, will be missed. A memorial mass is scheduled for Dec. 3. See the announcement on Dunedin Patch for more details. Dunedin Patch is an interactive community site, and we want you to get involved! Post a comment at the bottom of any story. Upload your photos to our Pics & Clips gallery. Post an Announcement to share your news, or add an Event to our calendar. Post a blog in our Local Voices section to let everyone know about your group, your expertise or your opinion.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Our Lady of Lourdes middle school aims to go paperless, gears up to issue iPads to students.
Teachers are bringing an Apple a day to its students at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School. Every sixth-grade student at Our Lady of Lourdes will be issued an Apple iPad for completing a majority of his or her tests and homework, which will also be graded digitally. It is all part of a pilot, technology enrichment program that has the middle school going paperless by 2013. "This technology has become the tool of decision makers in the business and the public sectors," sixth-grade teacher Nan Hong said, according to an Aug. 14 weekly parish bulletin. Seventh- and eighth-graders will also have iPad access for collaborative work during the school day, the school reports. “Workbooks will be available to students in .pdf form, allowing them to…