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S.T.E.M Resources for Teachers

“STEM education isn’t just one thing-it’s a range of strategies that help students apply concepts and skills from different disciplines to solve meaningful problems.” Jo Anne Vasquez… 408 more words

Education

Product Review of the Robotis OLLO Explorer Kit

Learn, Work, and Play with OLLO Explorer Kit

Today we’re going to move in a little different direction in this blog. I will be sharing my thoughts on a neat robotics kit from a South Korean company called Robotis. 1,766 more words

STEM

Unintended consequences for those who call More STEM!

http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine/previous_issues/articles/2015_01_14/caredit.a1500014

But as research by Nicola Bianchi, who is finishing his Ph.D. in economics at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, illustrates, a rapid hike in STEM students may produce results different from what those policymakers expect.

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Science

On "seeming like a scientist"

So, I finally watched the Doctor Who Christmas special the other day. Yes, I know, I’m about a month late here – but the part of the special that I want to talk about isn’t exactly Christmas-specific, so I’m going to talk about it anyway. 985 more words

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High School Industry Challenge

This event was originally announced in October, but it was postponed to this new date:
April 17, 2015 (Friday)

Registration deadline: April 3, 2015 (Friday) 133 more words

Student Activities

Putting the "cat" in catapult

This week we had an amazing training day to exchange program ideas. It was a blast — we got to be customers for little bits of time and connect with fellow librarians in the process. 190 more words

In The Workplace

“Not Enough Women? Let’s Force Them into STEM.”

Recently, I have noticed an influx in articles relating to the issue of a lack of female participants within the STEM fields, which are composed of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education. 826 more words

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