Higher Education Chronicle Highlights Foothill College (and the Krause Center for Innovation)

September 4, 2020

AUGUST 26, 2020: Journal of Higher Education, The Edge: Community Colleges Are in the Spotlight — Again. Foothill College was recently highlighted in this national publication because of the work…

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Distance learning in East San Jose requires everyone to step up

August 18, 2020

Chris Funk’s recent column in The San Jose Spotlight highlights the challenges faced by schools as they prepare to start classes this Fall. It offers detailed insights into what the…

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Greg Brown Demonstrates Physics and Design Thinking Project

Teaching Physics & Design Thinking: A Sample Lesson from Our NGSS Instructor

June 4, 2020

Our NGSS Program Instructor, Greg Brown, has prepared a video lesson that teaches Physics and Design Thinking concepts with a simple and fun project…

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Now Is the Time to Become the Teacher You’ve Wanted to Be

April 16, 2020

As teachers, we are not always comfortable venturing into the unknown, but this is the perfect opportunity to do just that! Teaching and learning cannot be done as they have…

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Makerspace employee and Foothill College student, Jon Armer, works on prototype of PPE headband

KCI Makerspace Prints Face Shield Headbands for Local Healthcare Providers

April 6, 2020

Krause Center for Innovation, part of the Foothill DeAnza Community College District in Los Altos Hills, California, is taking on the fight against personal protective equipment PPE shortages. Since the…

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Summer Teaching Position

April 2, 2020

The Krause Center is hiring for a part-time, summer teaching position at the Summer DeAnza College Academy! The teacher would teach three sections of 3D Design and Modeling and one section…

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A Message from Gay Krause

March 26, 2020

I hope that each of you and your families are staying safe and healthy. The Krause Center for Innovation on the Foothill Campus is closed, but our staff is working…

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KCI Makerspace Offers Community Memberships

October 10, 2019

Come exercise your creative maker skills at the KCI Makerspace, a prototyping lab providing our community with the resources to design and make using a variety of computer-aided design and…

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Computer Science Programs Continue to Draw Educators

October 10, 2019

KCI recognized the need for computer science professional development programs over four years ago, even as schools and districts were still trying to determine how CS fits within their curriculum…

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