Site for workshops for educators.
Keywords: stem, NASA
Middle School Science teacher educating students on Earth, Physical, Chemical, Life, and Environmental Science. I would like resources on grants, Science, Engineering, Technology, and inspiration for new lessons.
Keywords: technology, science, Engineering, integration, and inspiration
This screencast shows teachers how they can incorporate STEM into any classroom setting.
Keywords: STEM, science, math, technology, history, english
From PBS NOVA education, videos and accompanying lesson plans for students in grades 6-12 to learn about, and see, innovation in action, from college students. The Design process includes Generating Ideas, Organizing Ideas, Mapping Strategies to implement those ideas, and Communciating those ideas and the innovation. Website - http://mass.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/from-idea-to-solution-the-design-process/
Keywords: Innovation, design
Are you a psychic? Or better yet, are your students? Can they work to explain how and why an inanimate object, a cellophane fish, moves and interacts with other matter? This activity, which is a modified activity from Chemistry with Charisma from Terrific Science Press, requires students to develop a procedure to test their ideas as to why a cellophane material interacts as it does. While requiring a "cellophane fish" which can be obtained through numerous sources on …
Keywords: hygroscopic, hydrophilic, hydrophobic, infrared radiation, quantum levels, polar, nonpolar
Keywords: engineering/ STEM
Keywords: Discovery education
news for schools that also covers STEM topics. One particular article that was very valuable was: http://www.eschoolnews.com/2014/03/03/steam-education-tips-308/2/
Keywords: news, websites
A great resource is http://simplystem.wikispaces.com/Welcome+to+Simply+S.T.E.M.
Keywords: STEM, ideas, librarians
The following are a list of youtube videos I used during an intro to programming course this summer. Each student would watch them sometime during the period (thier choice) with headphones. The videos are inspiring and state-of-the-art, especially for girls! Kids were also working on code.org or codeCademy. Introduction to Computer Programming Video Guide Summer Enrichment 2014 Day 1 * Vice President Joe Biden supproting Code.org …