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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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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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Citizen Scientist
Is Citizen Science Changing STEM Education? Lessons from #CitSci2015
March 13, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Citizen science allows the community to gather and share data for scientific research. Can this growing movement be the motivation for a new era of STEM?

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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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Earth Day celebrations
5 Great STEM Education Reads This Week: The Earth Day Edition
April 20, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

In honor of Earth Day 2014 (#EarthDay), we’ve rounded up interesting must-reads related to the annual event that rally support for environmental protection.

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10 Must-See Sessions at NSTA 2014
April 2, 2014 | By: Joshua Manley  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

When 10,000 teachers and over 1,500 different learning sessions collide at NSTA 2014, how can I, the conference-goer, possibly make decent decisions given such a preposterous number of choices?

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