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  • Newtown Continuing Education Courses Available

    Newtown Continuing Education announced it has limited openings available in the following classes. Contact Newtown Continuing Education at 203-426-1787 for further information or to express interest in a program.

    Further information is also available at newtowncontinuinged.org.

  • Newtown Continuing Education Courses Available

    Newtown Continuing Education announced it has limited openings available in the following classes. Contact Newtown Continuing Education at 203-426-1787 for further information or to express interest in a program.

    Further information is also available at newtowncontinuinged.org.

  • It’s Eggs Vs Gravity At Design It, Build It, Launch It Camp

    Students gathered outside Reed Intermediate School under a late morning sun on Wednesday, July 30, clutching objects of different shapes to their chests.

    Each object contained a raw egg, somewhere in the depths of a combination of bubble wrap, elastic bands, poster board, garbage bags, wood, masking tape, plastic, or other household products.

  • Continuing Education’s SMART Camp

    The second session of Newtown Continuing Education’s SMART (Summer Music And Arts) Camp began on July 21, and offered a range of classes for students.

    The first session ran July 7-18.

    “I hear positive things about all the classes,” SMART head intern Ashley Maturo said July 24, while students were outside playing on Head O’ Meadow’s campus for a recess.

  • Design It, Build It, Launch It!

    Among this summer’s camp offerings through Newtown Continuing Education was a new science camp called “Design It, Built It, Launch It!”

    The camp, overseen and created by Fairfield fifth grade teacher Rick Lowry, is geared toward upper elementary and middle school students who enjoy both engineering and physics.

  • Computer Programming With Scratch 2.0

    Between students working to create their own games, Introduction to Computer Programming Using Scratch 2.0 instructor Tim McGuire offered tips and examples of other ways to improve their projects on Thursday, July 10.

    The course, which was offered through Newtown Continuing Education, ran July 7-11. Mr McGuire, the computer technology teacher at Reed Intermediate School, also offered a WeDo Robotics and a Minecraft course this summer. 

  • Computer Programming With Scratch 2.0

    Between students working to create their own games, Introduction to Computer Programming Using Scratch 2.0 instructor Tim McGuire offered tips and examples of other ways to improve their projects on Thursday, July 10.

    The course, which was offered through Newtown Continuing Education, ran July 7-11. Mr McGuire, the computer technology teacher at Reed Intermediate School, also offered a WeDo Robotics and a Minecraft course this summer.

  • Continuing Education’s SMART Camp Begins

    Students stood in a circle during the Theater and Performance Workshop class held at the SMART (Summer Music And Arts) Camp on Wednesday, July 9.

    The students listened as Jane Ellen Anderson and Emily Anderson led them through a number of exercises.

    “It’s going really well,” said SMART head intern Ashley Maturo as the students in the Theater and Performance Workshop sang. “The kids are so engaged.”

  • Continuing Education Offers ‘Design It, Build It, Launch It’ Camp

    Newtown Continuing Education has created a new science camp this summer called “Design It, Build It, Launch It! Engineering Your Own Machines, ” where students will be able to design, build, test, and modify their own machine projects. 

  • Newtown Continuing Education Courses Available

    Newtown Continuing Education announced it has limited openings available in the following classes. Contact Newtown Continuing Education at 203-426-1787 for further information or to express interest in a program.

    Further information is also available at newtowncontinuinged.org.