September 7, 2022

BUILD Your Way Back to School

Welcome Back! Pumpkin spice is back on the menus. Sweaters are on the racks. This can only mean one thing; it’s BUILD Your Way Back to School time! With new […]
August 10, 2022

Summer SEL For Students at Your Fingertips

Are you looking for hands-on, innovative ways to make  learning fun for your students? Engage in the BUILD Design Challenge! It’s a free, 10-hour online experience designed for educators like […]
August 10, 2022

BUILDFest NYC 2022: A Night to Remember!

On behalf of the BUILD NYC team, our outstanding students, parents, school partners, and volunteers, thank you for joining us on June 1 for BUILDFest NYC. Because of generous supporters […]
August 9, 2022

The Votes Are In! Your 2022 DC Biz Pitch Winners are…

On May 11th, we hosted our 12th annual DC Biz Pitch Competition, and it was a night to remember! At the event, we came together to celebrate our students and […]
July 28, 2022

BUILD Student Video Win’s $10K Top Prize through Do-or-Dier Foundation!

This year, BUILD was excited to partner with Rob Dyrdek and the Do or Dier Foundation to launch our BUILD’s See it. Believe it. Do it. Competition! This year’s winner […]
June 21, 2022

Celebrating Our Amazing Students & Supporters!

As the school year comes to a close and we head into summer break, we’d like to take a moment and reflect upon how proud we are of our BUILD.org […]
June 21, 2022

Comcast Strengthens Affordable Connectivity Program To Promote Entrepreneurship, Connectivity, & Digital Equity

Comcast’s Affordable Connectivity Program helps eligible households obtain a credit of up to $30/month towards  Internet and mobile services. This is part of their efforts to advance Entrepreneurship, Connectivity, and […]
May 19, 2022

BUILD.org Launches Its Youth Advisory Panel To Affect Systemic Change in K-12 Education

“Activating Youth Voice in Program Design” Webinar  Led by BUILD’s Youth Advisory Panel    Redwood City, CA – Wednesday, May 18, 2022  — BUILD.org, a national nonprofit organization whose mission […]
May 11, 2022

Engage Kids With 7 Times the Effect

The way to engage students is to make sure that they care about the material and know how much you care about them. By Todd Finley – Edutopia



1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right


- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

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