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Dagan Merckler
What Happened to Elementary Science Student Dagan Merckler? Did He Succeed or Fail?
February 8, 2016 | By: Rachel Gearinger  
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Category: PBIS, STEM News & Views

The internet is full of videos. Every once and a while you stumble upon a video that resonates with you, makes you think, and makes you ask questions. This is one such video, posted by elementary school science student Dagan Merckler.

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3-Dimensional Learning in the NGSS: What Parents Need to Know
December 18, 2015 | By: Joshua Manley  
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Category: PBIS, STEM News & Views

What is NGSS and how will they affect your child’s education at school and at home? Here’s the gist of it and some great resources for parents!

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Should Science Lab Curriculum Be a Recipe or an Exploration?
November 25, 2015 | By: Rachel Gearinger  
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Category: PBIS, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

One science teacher recently launched a lively discussion on Reddit about the traditional, scientific method used to teach school science labs and how ineffective it has become.

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Michigan and Connecticut Adopt NGSS – Why It Matters So Much and Why Science Teachers Are Rejoicing
November 13, 2015 | By: Rachel Gearinger  
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Category: PBIS, STEM News & Views

With the recent adoption of NGSS in Connecticut and Michigan, more states will follow soon, opting to teach student-centered, inquiry-based science in order to prepare students for the 21st century world.

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STEM Careers: What is a Data Scientist and What Do Students Need To Become One?
November 12, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Math, PBIS, STEM News & Views

Few of us (let alone students) know exactly what data scientists do or what the requirements are to become one. Here’s why it’s a hot prospect for students.

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Engineers Without Borders: Adding Social Causes to STEM Learning

Are we showing students how their work in STEM will impact real-life communities and people around the world?

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Global Trends in Project Based Learning: From the UK, to Finland and Beyond!
June 26, 2015 | By: Kate Dougherty  
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Category: PBIS, STEM News & Views

In the fast-changing global economy of today, where demands are high qualified STEM-job candidates, more school systems around the world adopting PBL.

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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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