facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
  • Most Commentedmost commented up
  • Most Emailedmost emailed up
  • Popularmost popular up
- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

Fitch student leads school promotion video



Published: Fri, March 14, 2014 @ 12:00 a.m.

Austintown Fitch High School senior, Zoe Logston, produced, edited and directed a video about Fitch High School’s innovation for a competition called the Follett Challenge. The Follett Challenge was created by Follett to find and reward schools for their work in applying technology, content and creativity in ways that engage students, foster literacy and promote critical thinking.

Zoe Logston interviewed TV Production teacher,Gina Cardillo, Life Literatures teacher, Steve Ward, STEM teacher, Seth Basista and Fitch High Schools Head Principal, Chris Berni. The video depicts the collaboration between these three teachers and their classes as they work together to create a commercial campaign of a consumer item.

“We’re working really hard to develop coursework for students who have a desire to be in STEM. We are also working with agencies that are supporting us, as well as Youngstown State University, and we’re really excited about the different opportunities that we are expanding here at Fitch High School for our young people,” states Berni, head principal at Fitch High School.

As Logston’s TV Production course instructor, Cardillo was impressed with the final video.

“Zoe set out to create a film that showed the way Fitch teachers use 21st century skills and project based learning to provide our students with a unique learning opportunity; she did an excellent job,” says Cardillo.

You can support Zoe Logston and Austintown Fitch High School by voting for the Austintown Fitch video at www.follettchallenge.com through March 15.


Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.


News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Marketplace
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2014 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes | Pittsburgh International Airport