Tags » STEM

Touch the Brightest Star

Touch The Brightest Star (2015, Greenwillow Books)

Written and Illustrated by Christie Matheson

I had been dragging my feet for awhile in actually creating a Children’s Book Blog until I got my hands on this book: … 325 more words


Let's talk STEAM!

I know it’s been a while… with the end of school, final semester of grad school and COMPS I’ve been a bit distracted, but I’m BACK! 965 more words

Super-Charged Science with Nitro Joe!

ZAP! POW! KABOOM! Nitro Joe performs larger-than-life science experiments. Balloons will explode, potions will change color, bubbles will flow, and creeping fog will cover the floor. 51 more words

Early Elementary

'STEM ecosystems' gain traction throughout the nation

There are now more than two dozen STEM ecosystems at various stages of development around the country — and many of them are modeled after the  204 more words

Education In The News

Let's talk about using technology to expand classroom diversity! #DiversityJC by @Drew_Lab

There is an old adage that says, “If the only tool you have is a hammer then every problem looks like a nail”.  We know that we have a diversity problem in academia but what are the tools that we have at our disposal to deal with it?  567 more words


Inaugural award goes to Haley Chambers


How do you honor two men known for their personal integrity and commitment to others? And– How do you keep it a secret when one of them is a gifted communicator who leads the organization? 237 more words

News And Events

Maker Camp Makes Camp Come to You

Virtual camp brings a world of learning to kids in their own homes!

This summer, Google and Make: are offering hands-on kids and teens an alternative to the traditional summer camp. 481 more words