Over the coming weeks, Digital Leaders @ SJHS will be running regular Minecraft sessions in school, at the Genius Bar. During this time, we have planned activities which will allow students to work together collaboratively and develop their problem solving and creativity skills: all whilst having fun! What is Minecraft? Minecraft has become a gaming […]Read more "Minecraft Mondays are coming to the Genius Bar!"
As mentioned in a previous post, our network managers have been conducting essential network maintenance over the Christmas Holiday period to improve our wireless network. As part of this, all devices linked to both staff and students had to be re-enrolled using AirWatch to ensure they will be able to access the network when we […]Read more "News: visit the Genius Bar for help enrolling your device"
Over the Christmas Holiday period, our network managers will be carrying out essential maintenance to improve the stability of the wireless network in school. However, as a consequence of this, all mobile devices, which belong to either staff or students, will be removed from the network at the end of the school day on Friday […]Read more "Announcement: Christmas 2015 Network Maintenance"
From December 7th to 11th, Digital Leaders @ SJHS run a series of #HourOfCode sessions at the Genius Bar in association with Code.org! What is #HourOfCode? Launched in 2013, Code.org is a non-profit organisation dedicated to expanding participation in computer science by making it available in more schools, and increasing participation by women and underrepresented students of […]Read more "#HourOfCode 2015"
It has recently come to our attention that some students who are using the wireless network at school are also using an app which enables VPN to bypass the security systems protecting our network. There are some reasons why people may want to use a VPN, however it is worth knowing the full facts beforehand. […]Read more "News: Important Message Regarding the Use of VPN’s"
Following an intense round of interviews, we have elected 5 pupils to join our Digital Leaders @ SJHS: Class of 2016! The choice was extremely difficult and each person has been selected because of their knowledge, variety of skills and willingness to work with others. Once again, we would like to thank all of those […]Read more "Digital Leaders @ SJHS: Class of 2016"
The application window for the potential Digital Leaders @ SJHS: Class of 2016 has now closed! The response again this year has been unbelievable, so a massive thank you goes out to everyone who applied and also to those who supported the promotion of the project. So what now? Due to the number of applications […]Read more "Applications have now closed!"