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25 STEM Education Apps You Need in 2015
December 29, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers, Uncategorized

We present the best, boldest, and brightest STEM education apps that will keep your students ready to “rock the STEM” for another amazing year!

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Carlos Ghosn
This Is What Carlos Ghosn (CEO of Nissan) Tells His Kids About Career Success
December 11, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Watch Carlos Ghosn’s interview on what he tells his kids is the key to success. The Nissan executive speaks candidly about advice he gives his own children.

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Top 20 STEM Education Podcasts You Should Be Listening To Now!
August 12, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Educators craving that end-of-Summer boost to get them back in the zone for the Fall don’t have to look far. Here’s a list of the most informative, thought-provoking STEM-related podcasts.

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Rex Moribe (Superhero)
Engineering Superheroes: How a Math Program Turned a Surfer Kid Into a 21st Century Problem-Solving Whiz

What role did math have in the star-studded resume of this next generation engineering hero? And why does Rex (and students like him) inspire us all? Read on to find out!

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Raising Entrepreneurs
Raising Entrepreneurs: 3 Crucial Learning Techniques to Develop Tomorrow’s Innovators

Research funded by the National Science Foundation (@nsf) has uncovered three crucial learning techniques that help all students become student mathematicians, scientists and engineers: Project Based Learning; Active Learning and Cooperative Group Learning. The good news is…

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5 Great STEM Reads This Week: The White House Science Fair Edition
May 31, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

We’re highlighting a few of the most noteworthy and inspiring moments from this year’s White House Science Fair. Meet the talented STEM-superstar kids who participated in the Fair.

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What is STEM? Dr. Cary Sneider Sets the Record Straight
April 1, 2014 | By: Cary Sneider  
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Category: STEM News & Views

This is the third post in our series exploring the definition of STEM education, wherein experts offer their perspective on the hot topic. Dr. Cary Sneider, Associate Research Professor at Portland State University, sets the record straight!

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Science vs. Engineering: An Expert Untangles a Curriculum Conundrum
March 12, 2014 | By: Cary Sneider  
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Category: Engineering, STEM News & Views

The Next Generation Science Standards requires that students also learn about engineering design. Here are tips for educators on implementing engineering design.

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