Computer Science Students Head to Harvard University for CS50 Lecture

Friday, October 6, 2017
Photo: HHS Students at Harvard University CS50 Field Trip

As September came to a close, 40 Hopkinton High School students trekked into Cambridge to hear a lecture by Harvard University’s David Malan. Already familiar with the professor…

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HPS STEAM: A Call for Expertise

Friday, April 28, 2017

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Games in the Math Classroom

Friday, April 7, 2017
Photo: Close Up of Student Playing Heads Up!

“You use it to solve problems.” “It has buttons” “There is one one on your phone.” A small group of students shout out clues to help their teammate…

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TedEd Lessons

Friday, March 17, 2017

If you love Ted Talks, you may especially enjoy their TedEd Lessons. Here you can easily search lessons by student level, by content, length of the video and…

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Science & Engineering Fair Participation Surges

Friday, March 3, 2017
Photo: 2017 2017 HHS Science & Engineering Fair Winner Himanshu Minocha

This week, the library hosted the annual high school science and engineering fair. This year’s fair grew markedly in both size and scope from the previous year. The…

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Innovative Smartphone Photography Course Grows

Friday, January 6, 2017
Photo: Student using smartphone for photography

Reflecting on her experience taking Smartphone Photography at the high school, senior Sadie Morgan explained, “If you commit to the class and really do the projects, you can…

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Re-Making the High School’s MakerSpace

Friday, December 2, 2016
Photo: MakerSpace-3DPrinter

A year ago, librarian Kirsten Fournier opened up a makerspace as part of an ongoing effort to transition the high school library from a traditional setting into a…

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Inside the High School’s New Fab Lab

Friday, November 4, 2016
Photo: Declan Curry and Jade Poovakad in Fab Lab

“You’re going to need some graph paper, a ruler with the cork back, and a 45-degree triangle,” art teacher Christine Enos declares to her first-period class. The students…

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Turnitin Service Alert

Monday, October 24, 2016

Planned maintenance, Saturday November 5 Planned maintenance, Turnitin, TurnitinUK, iThenticate, WriteCheck and Integrations –Saturday November 5 On Saturday November 5, the following services will be unavailable from 6am…

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Teaching Mindfulness with Technology

Friday, October 7, 2016
Photo: Jane Gomes and Kirsten Gleason Teaching

For the past four years, adjustment counselors Jane Gomes and Kirsten Gleason have greeted ninth graders with a message of mindfulness. As part of the district’s ongoing effort…

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