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Teachers Trained on BizzyB at iTeach Conference, Honolulu, HI

Teachers Trained on BizzyB at iTeach Conference, Honolulu, HI

168 Hawai’i Department of Education teachers trained on BizzyB at the iTeach Conference on June 13, 2019 Honolulu Convention Center, Hawai’i. At the session, teachers were invited to sign up as student users with a goal of doing a simple project-based learning...

Steve Sue Joins STEM Ecosystems EAC

Steve Sue Joins STEM Ecosystems EAC

I recently joined the Executive Advisory Committee ("EAC") of STEM Ecosystems, a committee to shape the national collaborative of regional education ecosystems specializing in STEM-based education and workforce development pipelines. This is a great opportunity to be...

BizzyB White Labeled for MIT LaunchX Program

BizzyB White Labeled for MIT LaunchX Program

LaunchX, the MIT high school feeder program reports that over 6,000 students in 26 countries along with over 2,000 mentors enjoyed creating concepts through the LaunchX white label version of BizzyB. Through the process, the BizzyB team worked closely with the LaunchX...

STEM Versus STEAM: Funding & Mechanism Definitions

STEM Versus STEAM: Funding & Mechanism Definitions

BizzyB and Bizgenics Foundation were excited to represent the Hawai’i Loa STEM Ecosystems Cabinet (one of 84 regional STEM Ecosystems from across the United States and world beyond) at the bi-annual STEM Ecosystems Fall Convening in Newport Beach, CA. STEM Ecosystems...

Meet the BizzyB Dev Team: Can Nerds Dance?

Meet the BizzyB Dev Team: Can Nerds Dance?

BizzyB is built by two software development teams: one in Honolulu, Hawai’i and the other in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Honolulu unit specializes in front end design including research, use cases, technical specifications and user interface design. The Dhaka unit...

BizzyB Powered by Hoag Foundation

BizzyB Powered by Hoag Foundation

We're taking a timeout to thank BizzyB's primary funder, The Larry & Helen Hoag Foundation of Irvine California for providing the resources to make BizzyB a reality. We also must thank Doug Freeman of First Foundation Bank for his vision in hooking us up. About...

How to Learn About Education: Just A.S.K.

How to Learn About Education: Just A.S.K.

Our goal at BizzyB is to connect things we know (innovation and entrepreneurship) with things we didn't know as much about (learning and education). So we used the ASK method that has ended up as an annual pilgrimage to Cambridge, MA: Analyze We began with online...

A New Way to Teach Youth Creativity & Leadership Skills

A New Way to Teach Youth Creativity & Leadership Skills

BizzyB was recently featured in Mike Meyer's Honolulu Star-Advertiser “Tech View” column on May 9, 2017. Download 323K PDF » Mike demonstrated an amazing ability to understand a new paradigm in a complex industry, so we take out hats off to him. Some excerpts:...

School Principals Offer Positive Feedback & Interest in BizzyB

School Principals Offer Positive Feedback & Interest in BizzyB

During a recent presentation to the Kaimuki-McKinley-Roosevelt Complex Area District of the Hawaii Department of Education, sponsored by Complex Area Superintendent Ruth Silberstein, principals provided feedback and sentiments on the BizzyB pilot program. This...

BizzyB.com Ready for Action!

BizzyB.com Ready for Action!

We’re buzzing with excitement as we launch BizzyB.com, our cloud-based youth entrepreneurship platform.Yes, We’ve Been Bizzy! While this is our first public coming out party, our gang has been hard at work for several months buzzing about with shaping the concept,...