Could your teen be a hacker?
“Honey, why don’t you spend the weekend hacking with your friends?” It’s not something parents typically suggest to their teens, but there’s an event this weekend that could change all that. A two-day “Hacks 4 Humanity” gathering begins at 7am on Saturday, Sept. 20 and continues through 7pm on Sunday, Sept. 21 at the Sun Devil […]
Camelback High band director is Grammy nominee
Sometime this month, band director Jamie Johnston from Phoenix’s Camelback High School will find out if she is in the final group of 10 teachers who will be honored at the 2015 Grammy Awards in January. GRAMMY Signature School awards, part of the Grammy Awards’ “Grammy in the Schools” program, are given to high school music […]
Childsplay spins web of creativity
Themes of friendship, creativity and teamwork are beautifully conveyed in Childsplay’s production of “Charlotte’s Web,” which families can enjoy through Sunday, Oct. 12 at Tempe Center for the Arts (TCA). Children delighted in the performance I attended last Saturday, gleefully imitating the sounds of various animal characters and laughing at their barnyard antics. Music, sets and […]