Cutting Edge Circuit Kits: Why Lightbulbs, Alligator Clips, and 9-Volt Batteries Don’t Cut It In the Classroom Anymore
January 18, 2019
Research starting from the 1960s to present day has shown that undergrads who are majoring in engineering and physics still don’t have a basic understanding of circuitry. Yet, their instructors...
4 Ways to Be An Awesome STEM Mentor, Even Without Formal STEM Training
January 17, 2019
Would you believe that young adults with mentors are 55 percent more likely to enroll in college — and 130 percent more likely to hold leadership positions. There’s really no...
Meet Sarah, Your Personal Avengers Hero Inventor Kit Mentor!
January 11, 2019
This is Sarah. Sarah’s favorite ice cream flavor is chocolate chip cookie dough. Her favorite cartoon villian is the Ice King from Adventure Time. Sarah loves baking (bread, pastries, bagels,...
For National Mentoring Month We Got You a Personal Invention Mentor!
January 9, 2019
January is National Mentoring Month, a series of campaigns and events that help focus national attention on the need for mentors, as well as increase the number of mentors helping...
Two Easy Ways to Be a STEM Mentor IRL (In Real Life)
January 7, 2019
STEM education has become vital for kids — both at school and at home. However, according tо the Department оf Eduсаtiоn, fewer than 16 percent of high ѕсhооl seniors show аn...
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