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STEM Wars: The F=m(a) Awakens
Project-Based Contest for Jedi Students!
December 19, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Can your students save STEM in the galaxy in our Star Wars parody, STEM Wars: The F=(ma) Awakens? If so, enter this contest and WIN cool prizes for your science class!

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(Photo Credit: SXSW, Danny Matson)
The Ultimate Guide to STEM Trends at SXSWedu 2016
August 20, 2015 | By: Kate Dougherty  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

It’s that time of the year again! For the SXSWedu 2016 PanelPicker, we’ve curated all STEM-related sessions and suggestions in our conference guide.

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Why Don’t We Teach Practical Math? A Science Friday Panel Discussion
July 10, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Events, IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

Science Friday host, Ira Flatow, and a star panel of math thought-leaders debate the merits of math education today and whether we are on the right path.

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Battles of the Bots: Hands-on STEM is the Newest School Sport!
June 8, 2015 | By: Kate Dougherty  
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Category: Events, PBIS, STEM News & Views

Part hackathon, part sporting event, and all STEM! Move over football. Robots are turning STEM into the ultimate school sport!

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The Ultimate “Big Nerd” Party — NSTA’s 2015 STEM Forum
May 27, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Behind-the-Scenes, Events, STEM News & Views

“Making changes and changing the way we make… those were the prevalent themes at last week’s NSTA STEM Forum in Expo in Minneapolis.” — NSTA

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Sparking a Math Revolution: Jo Boaler Ignites #NCSM15 with Her Keynote
April 15, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: Events, IMP Alumni, Math, Meaningful Math

What will it take to bring about much-needed change in math education? Ask Jo Boaler and the math educators who packed the house at her #NCTM15 keynote. You say you want a revolution?

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NSTA 2015 Workshops Give Teachers Tools and Techniques to ‘Make STEM Stick’!
February 28, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Sign up quick! If last year’s NSTA was any indication, our STEM workshop sessions are going to fill up long before the conference starts!

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The Best of National Engineers Week 2015
February 27, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

National Engineers Week recognizes how engineering, and awesome engineers, have shaped our world and helped humanity solve some of its biggest problems. Here are a few of thew ways organizations and people are saying “thank you.”

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