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Students and staff at Lockport school attend TECH 2019

Sean Kovacs and Maggie Baker, both fifth-graders at St. Dennis Catholic School in Lockport, attended TECH 2019 in Springfield.
Sean Kovacs and Maggie Baker, both fifth-graders at St. Dennis Catholic School in Lockport, attended TECH 2019 in Springfield.

St. Dennis School students and teachers attend TECH 2019 student technology showcase May 7 at the Illinois State Capitol building in Springfield, where hundreds of students and teachers represented schools from throughout the state.

St. Dennis Technology teacher, Ami Young, and fifth-grade teacher, Lisa Locke, accompanied Maggie Baker and Sean Kovacs, both fifth-graders.

At the event, Maggie and Sean showed the public and members of the Illinois State Senate and House of Representatives how technology is being used in the classroom to increase student engagement and improve achievement by demonstrating first-hand the importance of technology in education today.

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