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First Annual BASCC DimensionU Tournament

Friday, March 04, 2016
 

Who:

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Staff; Students from Flamingo Elementary School, Hawkes Bluff Elementary School, Heron Heights Elementary School, Riverglades Elementary School, Sunset Lakes Elementary School, Tropical Elementary School and Westchester Elementary School
 

What:

Eight teams of elementary school students with the highest rankings in the academic online program DimensionU, an Algebraic gaming program that uses math skills to advance the student’s avatar throughout the course, will compete in the tournament. Students will be recognized with medals and certificates.
 

When:

Saturday, March 5, 2016, 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
 

Where:

South Plantation High School, Gymnasium 1300 Paladin Way Plantation, FL 33317
 

Why:

To promote learning and math skills, this tournament showcases the top student performers and encourages other students to increase math skills.

 

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