Check out this great opportunity for students to be creative with technology! Registration opens in October! Check HERE for a flyer.
Please see this flyer for more information: invitation_to_ols_2016.pdf
Register for a web conference with a panel discussion on the future of "smart" wearables (smart watches, cameras, fitness wristbands, etc.): http://growthink.net/iem/display.php?M=2930799&C=337376fd529dc6009f8260d945f0e7c9&S=11436971&L=299&N=2129
NSTA & Shell are sponsoring their annual Science Lab Challenge: http://www.nsta.org/shellsciencelab/
Entries are due 1/23/17!
The American Institutes for Research and U.S. Department of Education released a new report on the future and vision for STEM education. Some key points are summarized in the graphic below. check out the full report available at http://www.air.org/system/files/downloads/report/STEM-2026-Vision-for-Innovation-September-2016.pdf
Encourage your creative and bright young scientists to apply for this! A student creates a 5-minute science video explaining a concept in an innovative way. The prizes are AMAZING: $250,000 college scholarship for the student, $50,000 for the teacher, and a $100,000 science lab for the school!
The application is open NOW and the deadline is October 10: breakthroughjuniorchallenge.org/
Sally Creel & Tania Pachuta are members of the STEM & Innovation team in the Cobb Division of Teaching & Learning.