STEAM lessons

STEAM-ing ahead – Lakers adding more STEAM activities to curriculum

Photo – Laker Elementary and Junior High teacher Jamie Schaefer is pictured with some of the Project Lead the Way and VEX Robotics materials she’ll be using in the elementary STEAM Studio next year at Laker Elementary. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and math, and Laker Elementary students and seventh graders will be doing…

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Voters approve Laker “Next Generation” bond, sinking fund

Note – This article originally appeared in the Huron Daily Tribune on May 9, 2018. PIGEON — Voters supported the “next generation” of Elkton-Pigeon-Bay Port Laker students by passing the district’s bond and sinking fund proposals, according to Tuesday’s unofficial election results. Voters said “yes” to Lakers’ bond proposal 677 to 589. They also passed…

January PD

Manufacturing efficiency – Laker teachers learn tips from local factory leaders

    Pictured above, Laker Secondary School staffers work as teams to create paper airplanes. There were three sessions, and efficiency practices were added to each session to increase productivity. This was part of the staff’s Lean Manufacturing professional development training in January.  On the surface, it may seem as if manufacturing and education have…

Laker FIRST Robotics receives donation

LHS FIRST Robotics program receives donation from Rotary

Thank you to the Pigeon Rotary and Rotary International District 6310 for the $2,000 donation to the Laker High School FIRST Robotics program. Each organization donated $1,000. Pictured here, from the left, are Pigeon Rotary Vice President Matthew Schaefer, Pigeon Rotary Vice President; FIRST Robotics team member Madison Hubert, FIRST Robotics Coach Scott Lebsack, Pigeon…