How does Callysto keep student and teacher data secure?


By Andrew Klaus, Senior Developer for Cybera To reinforce the security and privacy of Callysto users’ personal information, we have launched a new authentication feature for the platform. Authentication provides users with a simple access experience to Callysto (and the platform on which Callysto is based, Jupyter), while ensuring users’ login credentials and online identities … Continue reading How does Callysto keep student and teacher data secure?

JupyterCon: (Some of) The Callysto Team Goes Global!


This past August, myself and fellow Cybera data sciencer Byron Chu, as well as some colleagues from the Pacific Institute of Mathematics (PIMS), travelled to New York to attend JupyterCon. JupyterCon is an annual event for both users and developers of Jupyter notebooks to come together to discuss how they are using or improving this … Continue reading JupyterCon: (Some of) The Callysto Team Goes Global!

The people behind Callysto: Meet one of our lead instructors, Joshua


As part of our ongoing blog series to introduce you to the people of Callysto, today we’ll introduce you to the Callysto project lead workshop instructor for Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario: Joshua Lecoupe. A lifelong science and fitness fanatic, Josh is tapping into his knowledge (and stamina) to help teachers understand how to use Callysto … Continue reading The people behind Callysto: Meet one of our lead instructors, Joshua

Getting to know our BC Ambassador Richard Hoshino


We ask a lot of our Callysto team. These hard-working individuals are building the tools that are helping to bring computational thinking to Canadian classrooms! They’re managing everything from workshop logistics issues, to developing new online textbooks for students and teachers. Rarely do they bask in the glory of finishing the last workshop or textbook … Continue reading Getting to know our BC Ambassador Richard Hoshino

Western Canadian teachers trial new technology to build computational thinking


Callysto training workshops empower teachers to lead digital literacy programs in the classroom. Teachers from across Western Canada are embracing their technological curiosity and learning to navigate a new educational platform that will build the computational skills of their students. Callysto integrates research and analytics capabilities, along with other computing functions such as coding, interactive … Continue reading Western Canadian teachers trial new technology to build computational thinking

Welcome to Callysto, Teachers. It is time to become digitally empowered!


So you may have heard about Callysto, but are not sure where to start?! Well, we are inviting all grade 5-12 teachers in Canada to try out the new all-in-one teaching and learning platform through Callysto’s newly launched Gallery of Interesting Notebooks. The Gallery showcases a few examples of Callysto’s curriculum-based learning modules — or … Continue reading Welcome to Callysto, Teachers. It is time to become digitally empowered!