Posts Tagged ‘Frisco ISD’

Narrowing the Gender Gap: North Texas Groups Empowering Girls in STEM

Posted by Isabella Couture

The popular phrase “breaking the glass ceiling” has brought awareness to the issue of gender inequality in the workplace, primarily with regard to upper mobility and pay. But, with stereotypes firmly in place, gender inequality also exists in terms of

Photos: Scenes From Inspire Frisco

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Major players in Frisco — including Mayor Jeff Cheney — are working to unite the entrepreneurial spirit in the city with a new organization called Inspire Frisco. The group held a launch party Thursday at Hall Park Sip Lounge to …

Inspire Frisco: Building a Network for Frisco Entrepreneurs

Posted by Taylor Lowder

Major players in Frisco — including Mayor Jeff Cheney — are working to unite the entrepreneurial spirit in the city with a new organization called Inspire Frisco.

The group held a launch party Thursday to give an outline of its …

Tech Titans Announces 2017 Finalists for Annual Awards

Posted by Mallory Houser

Texas’ largest technology trade association, Tech Titans, has selected the finalists for its annual awards gala honoring masters of technology and innovation.

From school teachers to large company executives, Tech Titans has nominated leading candidates who are shaping the tech …

Frisco ISD Freshmen Win National Eco Contest

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A group of Frisco ISD freshman were named the high school winners in a national environmental contest by reconstructing landfill waste into musical instruments.

The Second Chance Band team, made up of five Lebanon Trail High School students, won $30,000 …

Frisco High Student Begins Elementary Coding Program

Posted by Heather Noel

Frisco High School junior Brianna Royer is more of the exception rather than the norm in her aerospace engineering class.

In a class of 14, she is one of four girls enrolled, reports the Frisco Enterprise

She hopes that …

Frisco Chamber Seeking Applicants for Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Posted by Heather Noel

Frisco Young Entrepreneurs Academy is seeking middle and high schoolers with a knack for business who are interested in launching a venture of their own.

The 33-week program guides participants on a journey of starting their own businesses, offers site …