November 21st Caledonia Regional High School Grade 12 Liam Gunton will speak at
the Cybersecurity Conference "BSides" in Fredericton. His
presentation titled "My P.L.A.C.E. - Personalized Learning and
Cybersecurity Education" will speak about his involvement in a virtual
co-op with Bulletproof Solutions, captaining the school's Cyber Titan Team,
preparing for the CISSP standards exam and seeking immediate employment in the
cybersecurity industry after graduation in June. For more information contact
his coach Mr. Kelly at 734-3710.
Kelly is a Global Minecraft Mentor working with the Seattle team. He wants all
parents to know that on November 18th Minecraft is live-streaming a massive
global event called "Minecon Earth" which is guaranteed to please
Minecraft fans of all ages. Costume contests, big announcements and a sense of
global community are just a few reasons to gather together as Minecraft Fans
and watch! Efforts are being made to bring Minecraft Education Edition to all
students at Caledonia Regional as the classroom benefits of this flexible game
are heralded worldwide.
November 29th Microsoft's VP of Windows and Device Group Terry Myerson will
Skype live with Game Development, Minecraft Education and Mixed Reality students
at Caledonia Regional. CRHS has one of the county's only Microsoft HoloLens
devices in K-12 education thanks to Brilliant Labs and students also have been
creating Windows games for years using Unity3D software. Microsoft's
"Skype-a-thon" runs November 28th to 29th this year! Mr. Kelly is a
Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and students are benefiting daily and
directly from this distinction.