Quick List STEM Resources For The Classroom
MARCH 15, 2016
Science Technology Engineering Math STEM. Those were some of my fondest times in the classroom, blowing things up (it happened once!) STEM today is so much more than just the 4 areas that make it up. And it's important to embrace STEM in every classroom and at every level. Don't those all have a place in the "STEM" classroom? Samsung STEAM STEM
Moving from Teaching STEM to Doing STEM
JULY 11, 2016
Getting kids engaged and excited about learning in the STEM Classroom From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Dr. Robin Ellwood moved from lecture to hands-on STEM with her eighth graders and shows us how. Robin’s transparency encourages all of us to a new model of learning in the STEM classroom.
STEM can be fun, just do this.
MAY 12, 2016
8 Ideas for Fun STEM Learning with Kids From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. STEM lessons can be fun. Whether it is origami jumping frogs or making a boat out of cement, Mandy Casto has eight high-energy ideas for making STEM fun. Show Notes: 8 Lessons Mandy used to make STEM fun. The post STEM can be fun, just do this.
4 ways to enhance STEM in preK classrooms
DECEMBER 4, 2016
Technology, too, can expand students’ interest in STEM, as well as their ability to acquire information and solve problems—even in preK classrooms. Over the last two years, we’ve dramatically increased students’ time on task in STEM, while helping them get a jump-start on learning key concepts and skills. Next page: STEM in preK classrooms tips 3-4).
Discovery Education Monthly STEM Content Highlights – March 2017
MARCH 7, 2017
This month we are going to highlight women who have made an impact through STEM. There are advances in this cause as women in STEM now make 92¢ on the dollar compared to men in STEM fields compared to 77¢ on the dollar in non-STEM fields. How can we inspire and build our young women’s interest in STEM? Technical Writer STEM Career Challenge – Click here .
New Technologies Nurture STEM Growth in the Classroom
APRIL 13, 2016
By EdTech Staff STEM is top of mind among educators and parents for good reason. . Classroom STEM
Six Quick Tips for Sudden STEM Teachers
AUGUST 30, 2015
As school begins this year, quite a few educators face a new and potentially daunting assignment: Teach STEM. Expert Anne Jolly is here with help – six essential tips that can help "sudden" STEM educators survive a challenging start and achieve success.
Sneaking a Trojan Horse of STEM into my Classroom
MARCH 9, 2017
This is the story of how I took my passion for building energy efficient cars and used it as a vehicle to bring STEM into my French classroom. I have always loved the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); seeing and learning how things work and fit together was a big part of my childhood, largely thanks to the influence of my father. Yet it has.
How to Course Correct STEM Education to Include Girls
OCTOBER 14, 2015
Classroom Leadership Management STEMBy Sylvia Libow Martinez Introduce the real world and change the conversation.
Back-to-School Training Equips Teachers for New STEM Curriculum
AUGUST 29, 2016
Classroom Management Professional Development STEMBy Meghan Bogardus Cortez Project Lead the Way’s summer professional development prepares educators for new school year.
Researchers develop preschool STEM education curriculum
JULY 19, 2016
In an effort to address the national need to guide more students to careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) researchers are developing curriculum which introduces STEM principles during the formative preschool years. The actual subject matter of STEM in preschool classrooms will be basic,” Dubosarsky said.
A Starter List for Creating STEM Schools
MARCH 7, 2017
When Anne Jolly is asked for advice about creating STEM programs, she's quick to say there’s no one-size-fits-all blueprint for STEM learning. Even so, she believes there are eight components any district, school or classroom initiative must have to be effective. Building a STEM Program STEM By Design anne jolly Bob Pearlman designing STEM STEM program components STEM schools
The school that connects STEM, badging, and life beyond the classroom
OCTOBER 3, 2016
These are important skills for students to master, not least because of the growing demand for science and STEM professionals. Here in California, like other states nationwide, the STEM job market is rapidly growing but students are still graduating without the skills and knowledge needed to fill these high-paying jobs. So, how do we do it? Collaborating with partners.
Computer Science (Not Just Coding) Needs a Bigger Role in STEM Education
OCTOBER 4, 2016
Classroom Curriculum STEMBy Vince Bertram Schools should introduce technology courses earlier and demystify CompSci.
7 Simple STEM Lessons for K12 Teachers by @veronicahuntt
My Paperless Classroom
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
STEM has become more than just a term of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Here are 7 Simple Rules and Thoughts about teaching in a STEM classroom. The post 7 Simple STEM Lessons for K12 Teachers by @veronicahuntt appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Editorial STEM Education
Getting Girls Excited about STEM in the Classroom by @sarah_daren
My Paperless Classroom
OCTOBER 7, 2016
Many girls are interested in STEM fields, but often find that bias dissuades them from pursuing related careers. We need to get girls dedicated to building careers in STEM. The post Getting Girls Excited about STEM in the Classroom by @sarah_daren appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Editorial Programming STEM Education Girls Can Code STEM
Rise of the Robots: STEM-Fueled Competitions Gaining Traction Nationwide
MARCH 4, 2015
Classroom Collaboration Curriculum Management STEM Frank Smith Robotics competitions have become official high school sports in two states, and two more may soon follow suit.
6 ways to improve PD in STEM for every grade level
DECEMBER 7, 2016
High-quality instruction in STEM requires both teaching expertise and content knowledge. Yet, at the elementary school level, many teachers haven’t had any specialized education or training in science, leaving them at a loss for PD in STEM. AMP-STEM has three components: Summer Institutes, STEM Certification Courses, and STEM Writer Academies. Here are a few: 1.
Teaching Computational Thinking is the First Step to Bridging STEM Skills Gap
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Classroom Curriculum STEMBy Meghan Bogardus Cortez Educators already instill in their students many concepts of computer science.
Tech in the Right Hands Pushes STEM to the Future
OCTOBER 16, 2015
By Ryan Petersen In the latest issue of EdTech , writers explore the expanding horizon of STEM. Classroom STEM
Get Kids into STEM by Starting a Robotics Program at Your School
Where Learning Clicks
JUNE 17, 2015
Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is receiving a lot of attention lately, and for good reason. STEM education helps students understand the world around them, from the natural world of plants and animals, to computers and tablets, to balancing checkbooks and beyond. What’s more, many of today’s controversies and political decisions are informed […].
Why this one STEM course has four different teachers
APRIL 26, 2016
A STEM rotation model engages students in multifaceted projects with real-world implications. What does it mean to truly apply classroom knowledge? Walking into one of our four STEM classrooms at Huntingdon Area Middle School, you won’t see students working quietly on worksheets. eClassroom News STEM defined stem rotation model stem course
Top 10 Educational Robots to use in your STEM Classrooms by @SamPatue
My Paperless Classroom
JUNE 12, 2016
Beyond The Hour of Code Podcast Host Sam Patterson shares his Top 10 Robots for his STEM Education Classroom. The post Top 10 Educational Robots to use in your STEM Classrooms by @SamPatue appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Robotics TeacherCast Top 10 Robots in Education STEM Education
5 ways to reduce the harrowing STEM teacher shortage
MARCH 23, 2017
But what happens when high-quality STEM teachers become hard to find, and what happens when STEM teacher applicant pools dry up? extend critical STEM learning opportunities to its youngest students? Students today need more STEM learning opportunities inside classrooms and outside of school. Early childhood education News Personnel STEMAnd how can the U.S.
Microsoft ‘Hacks’ the Classroom to Help Teachers Innovate
DECEMBER 13, 2016
By Meghan Bogardus Cortez With the help of some new programs, the tech leader is assisting educators with STEM. Classroom Management Professional Development STEM Training
How One Classroom Can Transform the School Cafeteria with STEM Thinking
JANUARY 17, 2017
In addition to providing teachers and students with always-available access to technology, every VILS location promotes STEM principles across the curriculum. Building STEM-related skills and mindsets helps students prepare for their futures in the long term, and teaches a new way of creative thinking and learning in the short term. Blog Educators Verizon Innovative Learning Schools
5 Educational Robots You Can Use in Your STEM Classroom
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Image Source The Expanding Variety of Small Robot Kits for Educational Purposes is Ripe With Fun Possibilities for the Classroom One of the most innovative technological concepts currently available. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].
CES 2016: Lego’s New Classroom Robot Brings STEM Lessons to Life
JANUARY 5, 2016
Classroom Online Learning STEMFrank Smith Lego’s WeDo 2.0 has a knack for making students smile as they take their first steps into the world of programming.
Notes from the 2015 Iowa STEM Summit
MARCH 30, 2015
Here are my notes from today’s 2015 Iowa STEM Summit … Welcome , Lt. STEM should be a catalyst for active learning. Launching a STEM Council Seal of Approval for programs (e.g. Over 5,100 applications were submitted for STEM Scale-Up Grants. Numerous STEM externships are available for teachers. Peek Into a STEM Classroom: Sioux Center High School.
Students Find STEM Solution for Food Crisis
AUGUST 22, 2016
Classroom Collaboration Digital Content Gadgets HardwareBy Alexander Slagg A unique program at Schurz High School in Chicago is helping students learn how to use technology to tackle a looming global problem.
Schools Give Students a Leg Up Using STEM, Technology
JUNE 15, 2016
Classroom Curriculum STEMBy Calvin Hennick Schools can equip underserved students with marketable skills by arming them with cutting-edge technology.
Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in the Classroom
MARCH 9, 2017
What are examples of how each are being used in the classroom? Which technology does Steven think will be the most helpful to classrooms? As @web20classroom he regularly travels the country talking to schools and districts about the use of Social Media in the classroom and how they can better serve students through technology. Augmented reality and virtual reality. Listen Now.
Why one district’s students studied only STEM for a week
OCTOBER 31, 2016
For one week in October, students in Boston’s public middle schools—6,500 students in 36 schools–set aside their regular lessons and participated in Boston STEM Week , a hands-on, in-depth program connecting students with real-world examples of STEM in action. Our goal is to reach kids who might have ignored STEM otherwise,” said i2 Learning founder Ethan Berman.
STEM & Visual Learning: A Vital Combination
DECEMBER 8, 2015
In focusing on traditional text-based knowledge & skills, we miss the key role visual tools play in STEM exploration and innovation. Recognizing the ways scientists and engineers use visuals with text can help us better support students in every classroom, writes author/illustrator Roger Essley. Integrated STEM Literacy STEM By Design Intergrated STEM literacy ISL Roger Essley STEM visual learning
Tech for tots and teachers: promoting STEM learning in preK-3 classrooms
The Hechinger Report
JUNE 28, 2016
Toy building blocks aren’t an unusual sight in a preschool classroom. That’s largely because teachers aren’t comfortable with introducing young children to science, according to a group of educators committed to helping elementary school teachers become better at teaching STEM subjects – science, technology, engineering and math – in the early grades. Read more about Blended Learning.
With investment, STEM surges in Colorado
MAY 10, 2016
STEM education took center stage at the Colorado Convention Center, where Lockheed Martin announced an $800,000 STEM investment in partnership with Project Lead The Way and the Denver Public Schools Foundation to expand STEM programming for Denver Public Schools (DPS) students. million in STEM talent by 2020 in the U.S., News STEMOn a national level, the U.S.
7 ways data collection is improving STEM education
JANUARY 3, 2016
Today’s students, being technology natives, expect the same kinds of engagement in the classroom as they seek out online. STEM classes in particular have a natural potential to be both tech-rich and inquiry-based, especially hands-on lab activities. Here are 7 ways technology is enhancing and expanding STEM education in our school district. One exciting way we’re infusing technology into STEM education is through our district’s Innovations Labs. 21st Century Skills STEM inquiry labs pasco scientific PBL probeware sensorsNext page: What parents think.