Best STEM Books
One of the best ways to seamlessly incorporate STEM into your daily lessons is through books. For years books about technical subjects (like science, technology, engineering, and math) have gotten a bad rep, being perceived as boring, fact-heavy, and lifeless. But that is not the case with these books! Perfect for anyone ages seven and […]
Getting Started with STEM
If you know anything about education, you have likely been hearing about ‘STEM’ for a while now. What is STEM, and why is it important? Pinterest and Instagram make it look super cool and super engaging, so naturally you may have wanted to give it a try. To get started you may have tried a […]
STEM Career Exploration 101
You’ve likely heard a lot about STEM lately; science, technology, engineering, and math. So what is all the buzz about? Simply put, STEM is an in-demand field with tremendous opportunity. STEM jobs are rising in number, expected to grow 13% by 2027 – way more than non-STEM jobs, which are expected to rise a mere […]
Announcing Our Fall 2018 STEM Scholarship Winner!
We are proud to announce Alisha LaBuda as the winner of our $500 STEM Fall Scholarship! From Phoenix, Arizona, Alisha specified in her scavenger hunt application that her educational goal was to attend college and focus on STEM education after graduating. Upon graduating from college, Alisha wishes to reach out to parts of society that […]
Black Friday Deals at Career In STEM
Only one week to Black Friday - is your wish list ready? We've got some exciting offers for you this 2018 holiday shopping season! Everything in the Career In STEM store will be 20% off from Friday 11/23 to Monday 11/26. Enter coupon code TWENTY at checkout to score some awesome deals! Click below to [...]
Postal Service Dedicated New Stamps Saluting STEM Education
The U.S. Postal Service’s STEM stamps acknowledge the role science, technology, engineering and mathematics play in keeping America a global leader in innovation. The STEM Education Forever stamps was dedicated during the 2018 USA Science & Engineering Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. These stamps celebrate the role of science, technology, engineering, and […]
10 Epic STEM-themed Halloween Games!
Halloween is almost upon us! As the day draws nearer, the kiddos get more and more excited, looking forward to dressing up and getting lots of free candy! But what to do when in that time before and after trick-or-treating? What to do while your kids are coming down from that sugar high? We at […]
STEM Halloween Costumes!
Halloween is coming up fast! With the season of candy and costumes nearly upon us, the time has come to start preparing outfits for trick-of-treating! But what if you wanted to inject a bit of education into your kids’ Halloween ensemble? Turn costume shopping into a moment of learning? Here are five great STEM costumes […]
Why is STEM so Important?
Even though STEM surrounds us every day of our lives, so many people still don’t know what the acronym stands for or how big of a role it plays in our lives. STEM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics A recent study by Ranstad shows that over half of all […]
6 Job Skills You Should Have
Image credit: https://www.pexels.com/photo/man-and-woman-shaking-hands-1249158/ Seeking out – and starting – your first job after university can be daunting. Sure, job descriptions will give you some details as to the qualifications you need: What field your degree should be in, how much experience you need, and the like. But those same postings also tend to skimp […]