Tag Archives: STEM

Get paid (over $5000 plus meals and lodging) to study Engineering this Summer

UNH Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering http://www.unh.edu/leitzel-center/research-experience-teachers-engineering-rete AUDIENCE: Any STEM teacher who is a US Citizen or Permanent Resident is eligible. Sponsored by the National Science Foundation.  Teachers admitted on a rolling basis. PROGRAM: Authentic research experience for STEM teachers training with UNH faculty and graduate students plus workshop on integrating research into the […]

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Get Paid to Study your Content this Summer

UM Rise Center Content Institutes BIG PICTURE OVERVIEW: TEACHER CONTENT INSTITUTES ~ A variety of topics July 10-13 $700 stipend Click on the link to learn details about a particular offering. Register soon—most are limited to 15 participants. Who is RISE? The Maine Center for Research in STEM Education (RiSE Center) provides an integrated approach to University-based research and […]

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STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant

Are you a teacher interested in implementing innovative STEM ideas into your classroom? Don’t miss the upcoming deadline for the STEM Education Innovation Challenge on Friday, October 14th at 5 pm EDT. Click here to finish your application to win $5000: http://www.msgc.org/educators/k12/stem-education-innovation-challenge-grant-competition/ Here is the link to the webpage promoting the challenge:http://www.msgc.org/educators/k12/stem-education-innovation-challenge-grant-competition/ The Maine STEM Collaborative, with financial […]

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Full STEAM Ahead!

Introducing Design Thinking as a Reflective Teaching Strategy through Integration of a Project-based Invention Curriculum http://nheon.org/opennh/courses/courses-aas.html Using specific classroom scenarios, teachers and future teachers explore the practical implementation of an invention unit into their curriculum culminating in a school or classroom Invention Convention science fair style event. The course examines useful reflective strategies, hands-on learning […]

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Assessment Literacy with NGSS

Please join our Midcoast community of K-12  educators! A  6-module, “Train-the-Trainer” series in which participants gather to learn and deepen their own classroom strategies and then facilitate these sessions in bite-size (hour-long) chunks at study groups back in their own school or district. Stipends and meals provided! ASSESSMENT FOR LEARNING in S.T.E.M. and BEYOND How do we […]

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STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant Competition

The Maine STEM Collaborative 2016 STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant Competition for K-12 Educators DEADLINE EXTENDED The Maine STEM Collaborative, with financial support from the Maine Space Grant Consortium, is pleased to announce the inaugural STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant Competition. Our intention is to schedule a competition every other year in order to coincide […]

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STEM Integration k-12

April 28th 9 am to 3 pm    An Introduction to STEM Integration Across the K-12 Curriculum Bates College, Lewiston, Maine Facilitated by: STEM Education Specialist – Joyce Tugel Register here by April 21. How do we make STEM experiences engaging and accessible for K-12 educators and students while ensuring curriculum is driven by learning standards? This session is […]

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CONNECTED COAST PD

Connected Coast: A Day of Learning Please join the almost 100 educators from 8 districts already registered for a free day of collaborative learning. While our focus is teaching with technology, we’re not just looking for the advanced techie types (though they are most welcome). We believe we have something to offer all types of […]

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Free STEM PD

All Educators are invited to attend the upcoming free professional development workshop to be held at the Challenger Learning Center of Maine. Challenger STEM programs for 5-10th graders are designed to: engage students in the Scientific Enterprise through hands-on activities aligned with The NGSS Frameworks increase student enthusiasm for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math enhance […]

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Free Elementary Coding Workshop

1-DAY WORKSHOP (free)  ~~  HOW TO TEACH CODING & COMPUTER SCIENCE  (K-5) Scroll to end for list of dates/locations and registration links AUDIENCE: K-5  Teachers, librarians, ed techs, specialists PRESENTER  Michael Harvey <harvey@pd.code.org> In partnership with code.org WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION Materials used in the workshop focus on content for 3 code.org courses and participants will receive the supplies needed […]

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