WizKidz Nominated for second year for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM)
The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring Program (PAESMEM) is the highest national mentoring award. Established in 1996 by the White House, through the National Science and Technology Council and the Office of Science and Technology Policy(OSTP),and is administered on behalf of the White House by the National Science Foundation. The 2015 PAESMEM seeks to identify outstanding mentoring efforts that enhance the participation and retention of individuals (including persons with disabilities, women and minorities) who might not otherwise have considered or had access to opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). PAESMEM recipients serve as leaders in the national effort to develop fully our human resources in STEM. For more information visit PAESMEM.net
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NASA JPL Education has launched a new social media campaign aimed at collecting stories about what inspires today’s aspiring scientists and engineers. We want to hear which moments in space exploration history you were #InspiredBy. Share your stories with NASA JPL Edu on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #InspiredBy. Read more...
2015 Summer Bio-STEM Academy at the University of Georgia
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Join us and explore the fascinating world of Bioscience! Registration now open for the 2015 Summer Bio-STEM Academy at the University of Georgia. This years camp will offer an intensive, on-campus, investigative biology experience for students with strong interests in the biological sciences. Offering elementary and middle school modules, the labs are instructed by faculty and students from the University of Georgia; College of Education Math and Science Education Department, the Department of Educational Psychology, and the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Department of Entomology and the Department of Plant Pathology. Under the direction of these instructors, students explore key breakthroughs and issues in current biology, as well as the challenges they represent to society. Register here.
Join us and Support the 2015 Science, Technology, and Engineering Accessibility for Disabled Youth (S.T.E.A.D.Y) Academy
2015 TouchSTEM Summer Camp at the Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired of San Francisco