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Programming Schedule- January 2015
Career Quest State Victims' Rights Administrator
Pendergast Community CenterThe newly built Pendergast Community Center offers affordable health care, dance classes and much more for the community members and families of the Pendergast School District.
Career Quest Head Coach Sports Performance at ASUShawn Griswold, Head Coach of Sports Performance at Arizona State University, shows us how he trains student athletes and explains what it takes to obtain this type of career.
Shoots and Wires Program at Burton Barr Central LibraryEvery week, the Burton Barr Central Library offers an after-school program called Shoots and Wires that teaches students about science and technology. In this class, students experimented with circuits and motors, even building their own lightbulb!
Student-Created Cell Phone Case Curbs RadiationStudents at Paradise Valley High School have created a cell phone case that can curb radiation by almost 30%. The students were able to design this product as a part of CREST (Center for Research in Engineering, Science, and Technology), Paradise Valley High School's innovative technology program.
Dr. Kent Scribner 2014 Out-of-School Time ChampionDr. Kent Scribner, the Superintendent of Phoenix Union High School District, has been named the 2014 Out-of- School Time Champion by the Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence. Dr. Scribner will accept his award at the Statewide Out-of-School Time Awards of Excellence Luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 15 at the Phoenix Convention Center.
Phoenix Volleyball FestivalThe 31st annual Volleyball Festival was hosted at the Phoenix Convention Center, where girls volleyball teams from all over the world participated in the tournament.
Lemon Andersen at Genesis AcademyLemon Andersen, a poet, spoken word artist and actor, visited Genesis Academy to speak to students about the art of writing and poetry and how they can tell their own American story through their art.
Super Bowl 100 Day Kick Off at Bernard Black ElementaryThe Super Bowl Host Committee kicked off the 100 Day Count Down to the Super Bowl on October 24th at Bernard Black Elementary School. They celebrated by donating $50,000 to the Elevate Phoenix Organization.