Science & Technology
“Scientific inquiry and technological development form the bedrock of modern human civilization. In the past two centuries, we put men on the moon, explored the deepest oceans, eradicated diseases, found an elusive Boson, and solved most problems of the human condition through the breakthroughs provided by scientific discoveries and their technological implementations”
Robin Whirlybird on her Rotorcraft Adventures
Lego USB Charger
“This project describes how to build a hand crank Lego usb charger with parts from a Mindstorms kit and Radio Shack.
The charger uses a Lego motor to generate current which is passed through a voltage regulator and then to the usb port.”
LEGO Engineering: From Kindergarten to College – YouTube
“For the past 10 years, Tufts Center for Engineering Education and Outreach has been working with the LEGO Group to bring engineering into every classroom as a way to teach creativity, teamwork, and systems engineering as well as math, science, and literacy. “
Kids | Smithsonian
From Art to Zoo, the Smithsonian has something to interest kids and students of all ages. Begin your Smithsonian adventure by visiting some of the websites below. “
12 Tips That Will Make You An Effective Collaborator | Edudemic
“these dozen tips should help keep you (mentally at least) on track.”
Educational Resources SEM Success – Unveiling potential through exposure
“promote student achievement and career exploration in math and science, we are providing the following resources for K-12 students, educators and parents. These websites will engage students in activities that will foster their interest in math and science and prepare them to pursue careers in these fields.”
The Case of the Mysterious Biplane | TRUE AIRSPEED
“That would place our photo likely before 1929 (before the logo would have picked up Eastern Air Transport and be painted on the Mailwing). “
Cool and Easy to Build Lego Projects
google tech talk – LEGO
iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Send Anywhere- share files between mobile and non-mobile devices
“share photos, videos, contacts or any other file easily with other iPhone/iPad, Android, or website. There is no user account to create, simply enter the one-time key that you are given to receive the files. With Send Anywhere”
CEEO Main Site – Educational Technologies
“SAM Animation: Download this free software, then create your own animation and upload to the online community.
Robolab: A graphical programming language for the LEGO MINDSTORMS robotics toolset.
Robobooks: Interactive digital workbooks currently in development.
LabVIEW Education Edition: A graphical programming language for robotics in the classroom”
Tufts STOMP – Resources for Teachers
“The Activity Database is a collection of activities developed by Tufts STOMP fellows. These activities can be used to teach a range of subjects but focus on science, math, technology, and engineering. “
K-Gray Engineering Pathway Digital Library – Engineering Education Wing of the NSDL
“We invite you to Learn, Connect, and Create with high-quality teaching and learning resources in applied science and math, engineering, computer science/information technology, and engineering technology for use by K-12 and university educators and students.”
Posted from Diigo. The rest of Look Up! Educator Network group favorite links are here.