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MAD-learn for GEAR UP

“One of the most humbling experiences for me was when I sat in on a virtual conference session led by the Duval County GEAR UP team who invited students and parents to share their feedback and experiences with conference attendees. Two of the three students presenting in front of a 200+ zoom audience were in one of our Virtual Summer…

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MAD-news for November: Get ready for #CSEdWeek!

Hi Guest, This past weekend many of our team members celebrated Diwali, the Indian festival of lights which marks the victory of good over evil and light over darkness. As the holiday season is now upon us all, I hope we can find and rekindle the light within ourselves and have it shine bright for our students who need us,…

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MAD-news for September: Meet these Girls Who Code!

Hi Guest, One of the most humbling experiences for me happened a few weeks ago when I sat in on a virtual conference session led by the Duval County GEAR UP team who invited students and parents to share their feedback and experiences with conference attendees. Two of the three students presenting in front of a 200+ zoom audience were…

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MAD-teacher Spotlight: Irma Dixon, Palm Beach County, FL

“Using the power of connection to lift people to their higher good. That’s what teachers do.”  ~Oprah Winfrey Over the past few months, teachers around the world have been working tirelessly to stay connected with their students, and continue their lessons while schools are physically closed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. MAD-learn is especially proud of all teachers…

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