Eye On Education

Community Lab (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Community Lab Teams Scientists Up With Students

A unique field trip exposes students to real science and real scientists.

12/08/2014

Student using LightAide (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Local Mom Invents Learning Tool For Blind Children

A local mother noticed that her daughter who is blind was drawn to basic lights and she invented a learning tool that has had global impact.

11/24/2014

Sixth graders at the Irving Middle School in Roslindale. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Program Teaches Girls How To Control Media And Message

Images in magazines, on TV, and online can shape a young girl’s self-esteem.

11/17/2014

Yanni Cabrera at the Seaport Hotel (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Boston High School Puts Students To Work

Along with all the traditional classes, Cristo Rey High School puts their students to work… real work.

11/10/2014

Ball chairs being used by Stoughton 5th graders. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Ball Chairs Help Keep Students Focused

Over the years traditional rows of desks and chairs in classrooms have disappeared.

11/03/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Gubernatorial Candidates Baker, Coakley Weigh In On Education Plans

As part of WBZ-TV’s Eye on Education series, Paula Ebben talked to the two major party candidates about their plans for educating the children of the Commonwealth.

10/27/2014

Photo by Matt Stroshane/Getty Images

Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot Ride

Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.

10/27/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

The Phantom Tollbooth: The Surprising Tech Behind Highway Toll Lanes

The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.

10/27/2014

Beaver Country Day students learn coding. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Brookline School Incorporates Coding Into Every Class

Every class at Beaver Country Day School, from art to history, now incorporates the language of computers.

10/20/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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