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The NSTA Learning Center

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The NSTA Learning Center is helping tens of thousands of educators improve their confidence and competence in the science subjects they are charged to teach.
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Can Innovation Skills Be Learned?

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Tony Wagner (@DrTonyWagner on Twitter) is the founder and former co-director of the Change Leadership Group at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and author of Creating Innovators: The Maki...
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Teachers Learn New Methods of Teaching Green Concepts at Green Boot Camp -- THE Journal

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A group of 70 middle school teachers from around the world gathered in San Diego this month to participate in a hands-on, interactive workshop about methods for teaching energy, sustainability, and environmental concepts.
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A How-to Guide on Inquiry Learning - YourthLearn

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Are you interested in using inquiry based learning in your classroom but are not sure of how to implement a new program? This post discusses the importance of planning and takes you through a step-by-step look at techniques you will use to effectively implement inquiry learning. Many additional resources are provided.


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Science Education 225's curator insight, February 10, 2013 7:26 PM

Teaching inquiry 

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this looks great and has some handy hints for children to understand the process they need to go through.

Marta Braylan's curator insight, June 1, 2013 11:26 AM

Inquiry Learning - the importance of planning step by step

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Computer Science Continues Growth on College Campuses - US News and World Report

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As popularity ascends, some universities struggle to satisfy student demand.
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NSTA :: #STEM Student Research Handbook

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Polymers -- Chalk Talk ( NSF)

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Polymers

The word polymer literally means "many parts," but a polymer isn't a specific thing. It's anything--usually a molecule or material--made of smaller, repeating bits. Polymers are large molecules formed by linking together smaller, repeating units called monomers.

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25 Women In #STEM You Should Know About | Edudemic

25 Women In #STEM You Should Know About | Edudemic | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
Sadly, not a lot of girls are interested in pursuing STEM careers these days. Just 20% of STEM bachelor's degrees are held by women, and only 25% of STEM jobs are filled by women. Experts say a major part of the problem ...
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UCA STEMTeach Program to Begin Fall 2012 - UCA Today

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UCA STEMTeach Program to Begin Fall 2012UCA Today... in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) disciplines. ... we graduate from the science and math education programs at UCA.” ...
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Students Tackle Video-Game Design

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As more schools integrate digital games into learning, programs are evolving to turn students into video-game designers.
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IB Program Adds Career-Pathway Certificate

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The new initiative, which blends academic and practical skills, is aimed at providing access to a more-diverse student population.
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The LearningOnline Network with CAPA

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LON-CAPA

The Free Open-Source Distributed Learning Content Management and Assessment System

Sharing and using online learning and assessment materials across institutions and disciplines. Since 1992.

What is LON-CAPA? An overview of the system and its functionalityWho is LON-CAPA? The commmunity behind LON-CAPADocumentation User documentation for LON-CAPAInstallation How to install LON-CAPAScholarship Papers and presentationsDevelopers Information for Code DevelopersEvents Conferences and workshops

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MIT Prof Offers Free Online Intro to Newtonian Mechanics -- Campus Technology

MIT Prof Offers Free Online Intro to Newtonian Mechanics -- Campus Technology | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
MIT Professor of Physics David Pritchard is running a free online physics course this summer to help teachers and students brush up on their knowledge.
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Autodesk Secondary Education Curriculum

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Real-World Challenges

Creativity and design play a significant role in every part of our lives. Here you will find a new approach to design, sustainability, and creative problem-solving using Autodesk software.

Are You Getting Started in Digital STEAM?

Go to the Start Here Page and watch the Digital STEAM Overview videos to get a guided tour of the site. Also, watch the You Don't Have To Be An Expert video and learn more about how to get started using Digital STEAM learning resources without being an expert in Autodesk software.

 

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Intel, schools hoping to lure more students into science and engineering | eSchool News

Intel, schools hoping to lure more students into science and engineering | eSchool News | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
Would you buy a deodorizing shoe rack? How about one that suggests outfits to go with your footwear?
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John Graham-Cumming: The greatest machine that never was | Video on TED.com

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Computer science began in the '30s ... the 1830s.

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We Choose the Moon: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing

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Wechoosethemoon.org is an interactive experience recreating the historic Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in real time. Once where only three men made the trip, now millions can. Live event begins 9:32 AM EDT July 16, 2009.
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4 Arizona Schools Go Solar -- THE Journal

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Four Tucson-area schools will soon be solar-powered. SOLON, a provider of turnkey solar power plants and photovoltaic (PV) products, will engineer, design, construct, commission, and maintain the operation of 1.15 megawatts (MW) of photovoltaic systems for the Tanque Verde Unified School District (TVUSD).

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Verizon Turns to #ISTE to Help Teachers in Underserved Schools Use Mobile Tech to Prep Students 4 #STEM Careers

Verizon Turns to #ISTE to Help Teachers in Underserved Schools Use Mobile Tech to Prep Students 4 #STEM Careers | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it

The U.S. Department of Labor predicts that before today's middle school students graduate from high school, the number of jobs requiring skills in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) will more than double. As schools around the country strive to ensure that their students are building the skills required for success in higher education and STEM careers, the Verizon Foundation, in collaboration with the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), will provide schools in underserved areas with the professional development necessary to achieve this critical 21st century goal.

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Technology school hosts #STEM camp - The Daily Cougar

Technology school hosts #STEM camp - The Daily Cougar | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
Technology school hosts STEM campThe Daily CougarThe Governor's Science and Technology Champions Academy focuses largely on education surrounding science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
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Boston Students To Gain Access to New Scientific Learning Laboratory -- THE Journal

Boston Students To Gain Access to New Scientific Learning Laboratory -- THE Journal | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
Students and teachers at Boston Green Academy and Excel High School in Boston will soon have access to a working scientific laboratory and scientists as part of AP Biology, Chemistry, and Physics courses.
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Computing GCSE to focus on programming - Telegraph

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A new GCSE in computer science will focus on programming, exam board AQA has said.
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STEM: Why It Makes No Sense

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Marc Tucker is president of the National Center on Education and the Economy. For two decades, his research has focused on the policies and practices of the countries with the best education systems.
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SMALLab Learning Developer Program | SMALLab Learning

SMALLab Learning Developer Program | SMALLab Learning | STEM Education models and innovations with Gaming | Scoop.it
SMALLab Learning was founded in 2010 with the mission of advancing embodied learning in schools, museums, and the home. Our flagship product is SMALLab, the Situated Multimedia Arts Learning Lab.
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Toward an Integrated Online Learning Environment

We are building in LON-CAPA an integrated learning environment that will enable the development, dissemination and evaluation of PER-based material.
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