In the spring of 2017, St. Joseph Catholic School launching the idea of its XSTR2EAM Center.
This facility will provide students with a rigourous and highly collaborative, interactive learning environment that is technologically rich and provides extensive means to communicate in a diverse and global setting. Students will learn to develop their 21st Century skills while immersed in a diverse cross-curricular curriculum.
The XSTR2EAM Center includes the following concept areas:
Distance Learning Center
Makerspace (Robotics, Legos, etc.)
Media Production Center
zSpace 3D Learning
Project Based Learning
Computer Game Development
The XSTR2EAM Center was developed in three phases:
.In January, 2017, eleven zSpace units were purchased to utilized by students and staff in curriculum-based activities. For further information on this system, visit http://edu.zspace.com/
Renovation of the old computer lab to make way for the new placement of the school library.
Renovation of the existing school library for future components of the XSTR2EAM Center including a Media Center and Distant Learning Center.