Posted on February 8th, 2013 by Mary Lord
Nominate an outstanding mathematics, science, or computer science teacher for the 2013 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). Nominations for teachers in grades 7 to 12 are due April 1.
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Tags: Competitions for Teachers, Computer Science, high school, Mathematics, middle school, nominations, PAEMST, Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, STEM teachers, Teacher Awards
Posted on January 9th, 2012 by Jaimie Schock
The Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS) initiative, a new project from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, creates videos with a STEM focus for use in high school classrooms. The program features a library with around 50 math and science lessons, available free for download or as streaming video, and also by request as DVDs and videotapes.
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Tags: Curriculum, high school, Higher Education, International K-12 Education, Internet Resources, MIT, Science Curriculum, Teacher Resources, Technology for Learning, Videos, Web Resources
Posted on November 13th, 2011 by Mary Lord
Can project-based STEM programs boost student achievement and engagement in all subjects? Massachusetts is betting on it. This fall, the Marlborough school district became the first of six systems to launch an engineering-focused STEM early-college initiative.
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Tags: Engineering, high school, Internships, Marlborough High School, Massachusetts, middle school, pre-college, STEM early college program, STEM integration, Teachers