March 27, 2017
Bane Elementary School Principal Dr. Carrie Marz joins students in celebrating their technology projects at the 2016 CFISD Technology Festival in April 2016. The 2017 event is scheduled for April 27 at the Berry Center.
March 27, 2017—The eighth annual CFISD Student Technology Festival, #NEXT, is scheduled for Thursday, April 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Berry Center (8877 Barker Cypress Road).
The districtwide celebration of student technology projects is free and open to the public. More than 1,000 projects by students in grades pre-K through 12 will showcase the use of technology in the classroom, highlighting devices and software as tools to solve problems, collaboration in and outside of classroom walls, collection and analysis data and create products.
More than 4,200 visitors and 1,100 student participants turned out for the 2016 event last April.
Students will showcase their talents and skills using devices such as Chromebooks, laptops and tablets, interactive whiteboards and through the use of robotics, computer programming, graphic arts, automotive technology and much more.
Cypress Springs High School Class of 2016 graduate Tommy Pol designed the winning logo for the festival.
Visit the Technology Festival website at tinyurl.com/CFISDTechFest2017 for more information.