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RNA Lab | NOVA Labs | PBS

RNA Lab | NOVA Labs | PBS | STEMid | Scoop.it
See how RNAs work like molecular machines in your cells by solving RNA puzzles.
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RNA builder, cloud interpreter, energy designer and more immersion labs in game format at PBS.

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Wild Science Explorers | Idaho educational Raft trips

Wild Science Explorers | Idaho educational Raft trips | STEMid | Scoop.it

We are a non-profit organization that takes Idaho teenagers on 3-5 day science education trips down the Lower Salmon River. Participants study stream ecology, botany, and geology while also participating in natural resource monitoring and service projects for the BLM. They also take part in team-building activities, learn Leave No Trace camping skills, and gain whitewater rafting experience (Class III rapids)

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Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers, & Tools

Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers, & Tools | STEMid | Scoop.it
Free Topic Selection Wizard, science fair project ideas, step by step how to do a science fair project, Ask an Expert discussion board, and science fair tips for success.
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Discovery Education Network

Livestream.com Follow Discovery Education's profile on Livestream for updates on live events.
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Video archive of Discovery Education Network events including Fall & Spring virtual conferences

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5 Games and Apps That Build Math and English Skills

5 Games and Apps That Build Math and English Skills | STEMid | Scoop.it
For educators who are interested in using games for learning -- specifically towards developing skills as they relate to the Common Core State Standards -- here are five games students can enjoy and that we’ve found sync with standards.
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Two Teachers In The Room | MiddleWeb

Two Teachers In The Room | MiddleWeb | STEMid | Scoop.it

Co=teaching for special ed in regular classroom

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Special Ed - common core - iep

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Adventures with Dr. Smallz: Creating a Powerful Need to Know

Adventures with Dr. Smallz: Creating a Powerful Need to Know | STEMid | Scoop.it

For 12 weeks, sixth graders in my class embark on a learning adventure based on the misadventures of a fictional character called Dr. Smallz. The class is a hands-on, inquiry-based, integrated science and math course.

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STudents find a clue during a microscope experiment and they are off and running to help Dr. Smallz cure his patient.

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Boise WaterShed - City of Boise

Boise WaterShed - City of Boise | STEMid | Scoop.it

The Boise WaterShed Environmental Education Center promotes water stewardship through high-tech, hands-on exhibits. Located at the West Boise Wastewater Treatment Facility, the LEED-certified building also features a library, a theater/community room, and amazing artwork. 

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Visitors may drop-in duringnormal business hours to explore the free, interactive exhibit hall and outdoor art. We also offer free programs for families and groups every third Saturday of each month that showcase thematic presentations and hands-on activities from our community partners. A public wastewater tour is also offered.

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Data Points

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Student achievement and education trend analysis from Boise School District Superintendent Dr. Don Coberly.
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Blog by Boise Superintendent

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SketchUp | 3D for Everyone

SketchUp | 3D for Everyone | STEMid | Scoop.it
SketchUp is 3D modeling software that's easy to learn and incredibly fun to use. Download SketchUp today for free and get started drawing in 3D.
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SW Idaho STEM Fair - 5th-9th grade

SW Idaho STEM Fair - 5th-9th grade | STEMid | Scoop.it

2014 Dates: May 16th, 3pm - 6pm - Registration and set up time. May 16th, 6:30pm - "Welcome Dinner" - Classic Spaghetti Feed May 17th, 8am - Judging begins for projects. 9am - Robot Competition Begins.

 

Hosted at Lone Star Middle School in Nampa...

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DEN Spring VirtCon

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Discovery Educator Network - Virtual Conference on digital media in the classroom.  Spring Conf - Sat April 26  - 2014.

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graphite | The best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula rated for learning

Teachers review apps

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Education Programs

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The mission of the University Partnerships and Educational Outreach directorate is to develop and implement innovative collaboration-based programs that meet INL’s short- and long-term workforce needs by investing in strategic regional and national education and research partnerships.
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About IWRRI-Idaho Water Resources Research Institute-University of Idaho

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About IWRRIMission and Vision 
IWRRI draws on expertise within the Idaho university system to (1) develop meaningful solutions for Idaho water problems through basic and applied, interdisciplinary research; (2) provide high-quality natural resource education and educational support; and (3) transfer technologies and information developed from research activities to agencies, organizations, and individuals involved in water use, management, and protection.
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cde.videossc.com - California Department of Education Video Streaming

cde.videossc.com - California Department of Education Video Streaming | STEMid | Scoop.it
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The Common Core State Standards — National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

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A Guide to Common Core State Standards-Based IEPs

A Guide to Common Core State Standards-Based IEPs | STEMid | Scoop.it
SERC - The State Education Resource Center.
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Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center - City of Boise

Science comes alive for students and other visitors to the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center. The heart of the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center program is our school-age education program. We offer a wide range of lessons for kindergarten through sixth grade both in the classroom and at the Center. See our catalog for a complete list of offerings.

We also provide service-learning opportunities for all ages and abilities, and special family and community events throughout the year.

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JIM HALL FOOTHILLS LEARNING CENTER

Operated by the City of Boise Parks and Recreation Department, the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center focuses on education and information about the Boise foothills and the surrounding high-desert environment. It is a place for learning by direct experience with the outdoors.

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