STEM Network

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The STEM Network’s purpose is to connect science, technology, engineering and math educators to discuss, explore and share best practices and research in STEM teaching and student learning through the use of technology.

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    I don't know if this will fit your needs or not, but I just came across this site . It might help you find some people your students can connect with. I'm sure you have some parents who work in medical fields as well. They're ...

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    Hi, I'm looking to have my 5th graders interview some actual medical professionals related to a PLTW unit on Infection:Detection.  Any ideas for how to make the connections? Thanks! Jon ------------------------------ Jon Markowich @jonmarkowich - ...

  • Posted in: STEM Network

    Come tweet with us. Professional Development and building capacity Tuesday, March 19 at 12pm - 1pm EST # K12STEMLAB @ MOY205 @ DebNagler @ iste @ NYSCATE @ masscue @ InclusiveLN . Hosted by @ jfeil115 ...

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    I am definitely interested in participating in a project like this.... Mary Beth Hengelbrok ------------------------------ MaryBeth Hengelbrok Facilitator of Educational Technology Wattsburg Area SD ------------------------------


  • $10k Grant Opportunity: Infy Maker Awards

    Hi all! Passing on some info we received about a grant opportunity ISTE members might be interested in:

    2.5 Weeks Left to Apply for $10,000 for Maker Education!

    Infy Maker Awards, a competition hosted by Infosys Foundation USA  is open to K-12 schools and youth-serving organizations who aim to create more opportunities for students to engage in hands-on, interdisciplinary learning through making in the U.S. This includes makerspaces, libraries, museums, community centers, colleges and non-profit organizations. Online applications for the competition will close on Feb. 21, 2019. The contest rules are available here

    The online application process is easy and consists of a few short questions about your project, a 90 second video and one letter of support from an organization that your organization has previously worked with. The grant can be used for a variety of purposes including: materials and equipment, structural improvements, additional professional development, projects for students, impact and assessment research or community outreach and engagement. Apply online today! Read More
  • STEM Leadership Team 2018-2019

    Dear STEM PLN Members,

    On behalf of the STEM PLN Leadership Team, we welcome you to the 2018-19 school year and we are excited that you have chosen to be part of our learning network.

    It doesn't matter if you like STEM, STEAM, or STREAM, everyone is welcome here! We will continue to promote topics that are important to you, so your feedback is crucial. Computer science, robotics, and the engineering design process are areas that we already know many of our members care about. Please fill out the survey below so that we can focus on providing even better learning opportunities for everyone.

    STEM PLN Leadership Co-Chairs

    Julianne Ross-Kleinmann Co-chair
    Jessica Shupik Co-chair
    Steven Jones Incoming Co-chair
    Charles Randolph Incoming Co-chair
    Juliet Boone 
    Cathy Collins 
    Joseph Kleinmann 
    Janine Feil 
    Mellisa Getz
    Michelle Palmieri 
    Faith Plunkett 
    Darshell Silva 
    Jorge Valenzuela 

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  • STEM Excellence Award 2018 Winner(s)

    The STEM PLN would like to congratulate Dr. Johannes Strobel as our 2018 STEM Excellence Award Winner. We are amazed at the number of people who are assertively promoting STEM education across grades, curricula, and venues. Our honorary mentions for 2018 are Steven Jones and Jorge Valenzuela. Thank you to ALL the applicants whose work helps our students flourish. Read More