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‘Geek Girl’ gamers are more likely to study science and technology degrees – UKEdChat
“encourage the girl gamers of today to become the engineering and physics students and pioneers of tomorrow.”
NSTA Learning Center
Explore thousands of resources: lesson plans, articles, book chapters, and more Attend events, online and in-personTrack your professional learning goals and activitiesConnect with others through 1…
5th Grade Trivia – Science Fun
5th Grade Trivia Newton’s Lab Test your knowledge in the “Newton’s Lab” Quiz Storm Chasers Test your knowledge in the “Storm Chasers” Quiz Energy MattersTest your knowledge in the “…
Middle School Sample Questions | U.S. DOE Office of Science (SC)
Below are sample questions used at the regional competitions in previous years. Please note: as fields of science advance, the answers to some of the questions change. The files below should be use…
Create Powerful STEM Lessons Through Design Thinking – edWeb
using lesson design as a first step toward tailoring instruction to meet the needs of your students. While shifting from teacher-led to student-driven instruction is the goal, finding a balance bet…
Six Women Who Paved the Way for Female Engineers and Architects
history of women working in traditionally male-dominated fields. Beginning with the changing cultural sentiments that allowed females to seek work in the construction industry during the Industrial…
Engineering and Science | LinkEngineering
A Comparison of Essential Practices in Engineering and Science 1. Asking Questions and Defining Problems Engineering begins with a problem, need, or desire. Science begins with a question about a n…
SWEet Wisdom July 2018 – All Together
find a group of students who are committed and passionate about STEM outreach. It’s necessary to have members who are focused on SWE and do not have leadership roles in several other clubs.I wo…
STEM: K-8 Engineering | Scholastic
As more K–8 programs focus on science, technology, engineering, and math, teachers are finding that chaos creates learning opportunities. STEM has been a hot topic lately, as politicians and b…
The Seven Myths Keeping Teachers from Designing Makerspaces – John Spencer
Too often, we associate makerspaces with STEM classes. People think about coding or robotics or 3D prototyping. But I’d argue that we need a bigger definition of making. When students create blog…
Online Physician Assistant Programs | Yale School of Medicine
Yale PA Online, a program that prepares patient-focused clinicians who can learn in their own communities. The program blends online classes and coursework with in-person clinical rotations and thr…
Xploration Station: Science for everyone | STEM Education Videos
Host Danni Washington is a marine biologist and co-founder of the non-profit, Big Blue & You which engages youth in marine conservation through the arts and media. Nature Knows Best is a fascin…
Video: Scientist and TV Host Danni Washington Speaks About STEM’s Ocean of Possibilities > ENGINEERING.com
Danni Washington, host of the Nature Knows Best television show, is the first African-American female to host her own science series on national television. She spoke with engineering.com at the US…
Video: NASA’s Chief Technologist Discusses STEM and the Agency’s Future > ENGINEERING.com
Terrier discussed his job and how important STEM is going to be for the workforce of tomorrow. “We need a workforce that can be competitive, and one that can not only respond to those changes, bu…
10 Imaginative Science Videos for Your Curious STEM Learners
Science videos should do more than just inform; they should inspire. We’re looking for vids that get us wanting to explore, create, and try things. They should open our eyes and free us to think…
5 Ways to Spark STEM Interest in Girls – Education and Career News
Here are five small ways you can provide the encouragement we have discovered is critical to engaging girls in STEM. Listen to what girls say about their challenges and desire Encourage early conn…
5 Critical Gaps in STEM Skills — Campus Technology
The belief gap, including the “aptitude, personal traits and level of achievement” required to excel in STEM fields. This gap also covers the impression students have about which industri…
ERIC – A Standards-Based Science Fair, Science and Children, 2011-Apr
having students compete against standards rather than against other students, the projects become more student-centered. The classroom format of this science fair features many opportunities for st…
Are science fairs unfair? – The Hechinger Report
taking the competition out of science fairs. Under this model, students are evaluated based on their mastery of the scientific method rather than being pitted against one another. Careful interview…
7 Sensational STEM Blogs for You and Your Students to Follow
tools, resources, and advice on the subjects that interest them. The STEM blogs we’re seeing today have all that and more just a click away. The following STEM blogs are some of the best out ther…

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