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Inspiring Girls to Study STEM

Inspiring Girls to Study STEM

Despite some progress that’s been made in the last few years, it’s no secret that the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math) are still male dominated. While there are some legitimate concerns about discrimination and hostile working environments,...Read more ›
Innovating Beyond the Classroom

Innovating Beyond the Classroom

Educators across the nation are doing some amazing things in their classrooms. I first came across Liz’s Twitter page when looking for meaningful ways to leverage EdTech in the classroom. Liz’s page boasts tons of STEM activities, Hyperdoc lessons galore,...Read more ›
Teachers in Space

Teachers in Space

Right now, NASA is celebrating a Year of Education on the International Space Station (ISS), and two of the astronauts are former teachers. As part of this celebration, NASA has made available several STEM activities related to the ISS and its role in helping us reach...Read more ›
TLC Ninja: Tammy Lind Brings Makerspaces into the Classroom

TLC Ninja: Tammy Lind Brings Makerspaces into the Classroom

Tammy Lind believes that maker is an innovative mindset that both teachers and students should have, and she prefers having the makerspace in the classroom instead of in the library or a specialized room. She explains why and talks about her district began using...Read more ›