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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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Do Your Students Know The Difference Between a Good Mathematician and a GREAT Mathematician?
December 18, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: IMP, Math, Tools for Teachers

Ask a math teacher or math professional to define what they think makes a great mathematician, and you’ll likely get quite a few different answers. Here’s an illustrated list of what makes a mathematician great.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Prevalence and Use of Twitter Among Scholars
December 16, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: STEM News & Views

How are scholars using Twitter? Here’s some interesting stats.

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9 Awesome Project-Based Physics Challenges That Engage Students!
December 8, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

How do you keep them engaged and excited about learning physics? Here are 9 project-based, student-centered physics challenges that students will love.

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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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Can an Unconventional Math Program Prepare Students for The NEW Accounting Profession? Megan Lewczyk Thinks So!
November 6, 2015 | By: Doug Williams  
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Category: IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

Megan Lewczyk is a perfect example of today’s NEW accountant. Here’s how IMP math is preparing students for today’s innovative accounting profession.

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Geocaching In STEM Classrooms — Using High Tech Hide & Seek to Engage Students
November 4, 2015 | By: Doug Williams  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Geocaching opens a new, real-world experience for STEM students of all ages and backgrounds. Here’s how teachers are using it to engage students.

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