STEM Resources Related Tags: STEM More Related Discussions Eric Brunsell , Asst Professor of Science Education @ UW-Oshkosh Posted 10/13/2009 9:12PM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM Blogger Facilitator 112 4554 Views What are your favorite STEM education resources? -- I will get you started with a few of mine: => American Society for Engineering Educatin's Engineering K12 Center PBS Design Squad Boston Museum of Science - National Center for Technological Literacy Boston Museum of Science - Engineering is Elementary Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share 112 Share Comments (112)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Show 10 More Comments Posted 3/13/2010 8:21am Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger Business and Industry STEM Education Coalition America 2020 , WIll You be Ready Established March 1, 2010 This is a followup on the Convocation on the Gathering Storm. Has had its first launch. Web site coming. We met on March 12 at the National Academy of Sciences , with Norm Augustine, Rep. Bart Gordon, and Rep Vern Ehlers were our keynotes as well as children who are engaged in stem initiatives. We are thinking of ways to , create awareness of STEM education and with four goals in mind. As a coailtion of industries the purpose is to align their efforts to develop our future workforce in order to build our nation;s economic competitiveness, sustain national security, and develop future jobs and employment specialties that engage a dynamic STEM workforce. We are foundations, industry and business associations, and a few teachers , foundations. We want to bring proven project based , hands-on STEM experiential student learning activities to a national scale and ensure that they are sustained and aligned with national goals for STEM Education. We seek to recruit, train and retain effective teachers. Employer want to identify early and nurture students with aptitudes for STEM and then attract students to and retain them in STEM Career Trakcs, particularly students who are underrepresented in the STEM workforce. Coalition membership is open to business and industry organizations that represent employees within STEM related fields. Coalition partners and advisory members are professional associations, government entities and STEM Stakeholders. You may be interested in having businesses in your area join the coalition. For more information about the coalition, contact Daphe Dador at firstname.lastname@example.org Sign in to vote! Posted 4/13/2010 7:17am Linda WoodsAssociate Professor of Chemistry -San Diego Area http://portal.acs.org:80/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=P... Sign in to vote! Posted 4/15/2010 10:04am Dr. Genola JohnsonExecutive Director of G.A. Educational Learning Center, LLC Consultant The American Society for Engineering Educatin's Engineering K12 Center website is very, very informative for STEM careers. Sign in to vote! Posted 4/15/2010 7:43pm Linda Keane AIANEXT.cc Director, Prof Arch/EnvDes, School of the Art Institute of Chicago Hello, We add environmental issues and creativity via NEXT.cc, an educational non profit that assists teachers in using technology in their classroom with place based activities across nine scales- nano, pattern, object, space, architecture, neighborhood, urban region and the world. NEXT.cc offers 130 multi part journeys linked to over 1300 institutions, museums and contemporary practices. Check us out and see how your students respond. www.NEXT.cc http://www.thethirdteacher.com/ http://www.saic.edu/continuing_studies/teacher/index.html#workshop/top Sign in to vote! Posted 4/16/2010 11:59pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger http://www.playinterrobang.com/ Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics This report addresses the need to provide all children with an education that includes a solid foundation of rigorous science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) instruction. The need is evident, yet the barriers are vast - recruiting and retaining highly qualified teachers with STEM backgrounds; school policies around credits and curriculum; student, teacher, and parent attitudes; time constraints; and lack of funding and/or leadership to infuse STEM approaches into the current system. STEM Powerpoint Presentation STEM White Paper STEM Resources Document http://www.setda.org/web/guest/2020/stem-education STEM Press Release THE Journal September 2008 - STEM Report Calls for Refocus in Education - SETDA's STEM Education: "Achievement and Innovation" report (part of SETDA's ongoing Class of 2020: Action Plan for Education series) is featured in this article. Additional Resources Texas High School Project T-STEM Project High Tech High Student Presentations Education Forum 2008 Sign in to vote! Posted 4/17/2010 4:47pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger * * AgentSheets Build your own interactive simulation and publish it as Java applet on the web. AgentSheets is an agent-based simulation-authoring tool. Sign in to vote! Posted 4/17/2010 4:52pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger Scalable Game Design Our main goal is to bring computer science to middle schools with the ultimate aim of developing a larger IT workforce to address the IT crisis. www.agentsheets.com/products/ scalablegamedesign/ index.html Sign in to vote! Posted 4/17/2010 4:54pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger Interactivate http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/ Sign in to vote! Posted 4/17/2010 4:56pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger http://www.shodor.org/master/ Sign in to vote! Posted 4/17/2010 4:59pm Bonnie Bracey SuttonTeacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation Blogger http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/5-8/features/afterschool-unive... 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