Star Spangled STEAM Activities
Jun 28, 2021
The heat of summer is here and June is quickly coming to an end. July is upon us and so is the celebration of our nation’s independence! From 1776 to the present day, July 4th has been celebrated as
Need a reason to use your STEM kits?
Jun 14, 2021
Need a reason to teach and use your STEM kits? (who doesn't, right?) Many of us have great STEM hardware sitting on shelves and in boxes for various reasons: 1. We simply don't have the time to learn
Do you know what a Van de Graaff generator is?
Jun 10, 2021
I bet you do! Have you ever seen or touched one of those metallic looking globes that makes your hair stand on end? That device is called a Van de Graaff generator. So how exactly does a Van de Graaff
May 27, 2021
Is urban farming just the new big trend or is it an answer to our food crisis in places now labeled as "food deserts"? Let's explore this more… What is an Urban Farm? Technically speaking, urban
What is a Food Desert?
May 26, 2021
Do you know what a Food Desert is? A Food Desert is a geographic area where access to affordable, healthy food options (aka fresh fruits and veggies) is limited or nonexistent because grocery stores
STEM Education Grants
Nov 19, 2013
According to the 2011 National Survey on STEM education, STEM educators reported a lack of funding and professional development for teachers as the two major barriers to the realization of 21st