STEM Education/Project Based Learning

STEM EDUCATION

Will be adding more information to this page on STEM education and implications for teaching math.

English: WEST LAYFAYETTE, Ind., (June 25, 2010...

English: WEST LAYFAYETTE, Ind., (June 25, 2010) Navy Junior ROTC cadets tour a wind turbine farm in West Layfayette, Ind. More than 135 Navy Junior ROTC cadets from eight states participated in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) seminar, known as STEM camps, at Purdue University June 20-26. STEM camps are designed to expose cadets to STEM related subjects that they might choose in college as a major. (U.S. Navy photo by Mike Miller/Released) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

NEVADA STEM ORGANIZATION/RESOURCES

Gathering Genius NV STEM Coalition

Gathering Genius is a grassroots STEM organization in Nevada. The webpage contains STEM projects and lesson ideas.

Nevada STEM PIPELINE

Sierra Nevada Journeys

Great Basin Naturalists

Nevada Discovery Museum

WHAT IS STEM?

Next Generation Science Standards

National Research Council Recommendations

Nevada Next Generation Science Education Resource – Created by Bret Sibley

STEM education video Tobin White

NCTM Past President Perspective of STEM as an Advocacy position

http://www.nctm.org/about/content.aspx?id=32136

STEM Education Data and Trends

LESSON RESOURCES/ PROJECT BASED LEARNING

Smithsonian Science Resources

PBS Learning Media

Buck Institute

Illinois Science and Math Academy

Edutopia

Get the Math

National Academy Foundation

SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Philips Exeter Academy

Calculus: Modeling and Application

Annenberg Learner.org Interactives- Math in Daily Life

Plane Math

SCIENCE WEBSITES FOR KIDS

Kids National Geography

Edheads

kidsites.com

Exploratorium

Science Fun for kids

Brain Pop

Kaboose

Wonderville

Annenberg Learner-build rollercoster

Discovery kids

Animal Jam

Plan Expeditions

exploratorium

AHP minecraft

STEM APPS

Lesson plans on the Ocean

http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/SeaWiFS/LIVING_OCEAN/

COOL VIDEOS

Nano Technology – video

BioVisions

Futures Channel- contains great videos

How NanoTechnology works

http://www.nano.gov/nanotech-101/what/definition

Super science- Nano Technology

10 Awesome Facts about Nano Technology- video

Science Daily- nano technology

http://www.msichicago.org/online-science/

 

STEM PRODUCTS/KITS

PCS Edventures

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