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4 Ways to Engage Girls in STEM
Guest post by Study.com Though their stories often don't make the headlines (or the textbooks), women have been responsible for some of the biggest achievements in the history of STEM, despite the odds. Grace Hopper was a pioneer in computer programming; Radia Perlman is often referred to as the "Mother of the Internet"; Barbara McClintock [...]
Register Now for Online STEM Camps!

100% online STEM camps!   Registration is now open for our online Career In STEM summer camps! This year’s offerings include:   Robotics Career Explorers: June 29 – July 3, 2020 Test drive careers in robotics through the different lenses of STEM – artificial intelligence, IoT, and more!   Disease Outbreak Career Explorers:  July 6 […]

Online STEM Summer Camps for Teens

Are you looking for a camp for yourself or your teens this summer? With students at home and camps cancelled, teens will need something to do over the summer. Why not have them engage in STEM learning and projects in a virtual camp setting? We’ve put together the best options for online summer camps that […]

Earth Day STEM Activities
Looking for some fun Earth Day STEM Activities that students can do from home? Check out this list of five fun distance learning activities for Earth Day: Sustainability Analyst Challenge: The Sustainability STEM Challenge is a self-guided distance learning mini course for teens to learn what a sustainability analyst does, and test drive the career [...]
Citizen Science Day 2020

Citizen Science Day is April 16th. Are you going celebrate? Or maybe you’ve never even heard of it? That’s okay, that’s what we’re here for! Citizen Science Day is an annual event hosted by the Citizen Science Association. The event is dedicated to the celebration of how science and the general population harmonize. Things like […]

Distance Learning Tips for STEM Teachers

Within a matter of days educators went from classroom teachers to distance learning teachers, leaving many of us scrambling to figure out what to do and how to make the best of this new online learning situation. While using technology tools for teaching is not foreign to most of us, not seeing our students face-to-face […]

Distance Learning
Millions of students around the world are home from school - but the show must go on! Below is a list of our best selling distance learning resources for STEM. All items on this list are online STEM activities that students can complete independently from home. As teachers and parents scramble to find distance learning [...]
Successful People and their Unexpected Career Paths

Guest Post from Resume Now Years before co-founder and CEO of Netflix, Reed Hastings achieved success, he was a door-to-door vacuum salesman with a high-school diploma. He eventually ended up getting his bachelor’s degree but instead of entering the workforce, he decided to join the Peace Corps before returning and starting his career in computer […]

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