by Erin Albanese
Kelloggsville Public Schools —
When playing Minecraft: Education Edition in class, Southeast Kelloggsville students know what they're building: math skills. The worlds they join and build, connected via computers, require design, collaboration and awareness of dimensions. "We are using geometry because geometry involves shapes and angles," said Andrea Ronzon-Contreras. "In my opinion, I love it because you get to connect with people and build your own world"
Kelloggsville Middle School seventh-grader Christeen Nguyen's poem recently caught the attention of her writing teacher, Katy Andreini, who had assigned the class to write "Who I Am" poems, to tell something about themselves