STEM at School

Exciting ways students are connecting with STEM in the classroom.

Although this year is a different learning experience for us all, BioBuilder Educational Foundation is committed to providing science students, teachers, and their parents with the online resources they need for a successful academic year.

Created specifically for middle school students, BioBuilder is offering a new program, BioBuilders 6-7-8, adapted from our high school curriculum. This program can accommodate virtual, in-person, and hybrid classroom models, and gives students an introduction to BioBuilder's synthetic biology curriculum and opportunity to pursue a group project in biodesign, under the supervision of BioBuilder Teaching Fellows.

Join the Artemis Generation and take on a challenge or help solve a problem.

These are primarily for college students. Current projects include rovers, robotics, and spacesuit interface technology.

See the Artemis Student Challenge page for more details.

Imagine leading a one-week expedition on the moon and write an essay that tells NASA all about it!

NASA is returning to the Moon and creating a sustained presence to use as a springboard for Mars exploration.

Engage your students in the "Survivor Island STEM Week Challenge" with the Wade Institute for Science Education, National Marine Life Center, and Lloyd Center for the Environment during the 2020 MA STEM Week sponsored by the MA STEM Advisory Council and Executive Office of Education. What’s the challenge?

 

"Your class has been stranded on a deserted island and the only source of freshwater is quite a distance from your encampment. You must find a way to move water to the encampment and then filter it to make it safe to drink.”

 

NASA’s App Development Challenge (ADC) is a coding challenge where NASA presents technical problems to middle and high school students seeking student contributions to future exploration missions. By responding to the App Development Challenge, students take a part directly in the Artemis Generation endeavors to land American astronauts, including the first woman and the next man, on the Moon by 2024.

Are you an educator looking for more? Join the Infiniscope Community for FREE access to discussion forums, events, professional development, and more digital content. Learn to create your own digital learning experiences using NASA visualizations and connect with educators just like you! Join now to get started!

Scoutlier is enrolling it’s 2020 - 2021 Rapid Innovation teacher cohort. Enrollment is free and will remain open until available slots available are filled. This national, virtual program can be run in your classroom during the Fall, Winter or Spring of the 2020 - 2021 school year.

Rapid Innovation is a DOD-funded design thinking and STEM program where Navy scientists and engineers challenge students (grades 8 and up) to design, prototype, and pitch solutions to problems in a wide range of leading-edge fields, such as AI/machine learning, coastal change, cybersecurity, and medical response innovation.

Free, scientifically accurate models, visualizations, and activities for your classroom.

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