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Sustainability with Biomimicry and STEM

​[[{“value”:” CC-BY, Unsplash Sustainability is a critical aspect of addressing environmental challenges and ensuring the well-being of our planet and future generations. Biomimicry and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) are two powerful approaches that can play significant roles in achieving sustainability goals. Biomimicry is an approach that draws inspiration from nature’s designs, systems, and processes to create sustainable solutions….

STEAMagic Boxes – Educational Resources Created by Students

​[[{“value”:” CC-BY, Unsplash All the students from our school and kindergarten (aged 3-14 years) are involved in our specific Hands-on Science Program. Kindergarten children are amazing scientists. They observe and explore with an open mind, curiosity and great enthusiasm. Often these wonderful scientists draw conclusions so scientifically accurate that they leave you speechless. They use simple words, according to their…

How are flexible electronic devices solving healthcare challenges?

How are flexible electronic devices solving healthcare challenges?

​[[{“value”:” How are flexible electronic devices solving healthcare challenges? Published: Advances in healthcare are not only made by healthcare professionals. Led by Dr Radu Sporea, a team of electronics engineers and surgeons at the University of Surrey in the UK and Gachon University in South Korea is developing a wearable electronic device to monitor a patient’s blood flow as they…

How does exercise help recovering stroke patients?

How does exercise help recovering stroke patients?

​[[{“value”:” How does exercise help recovering stroke patients? Published: The after-effects of a stroke can severely alter a person’s quality of life. Effects range from mobility issues to changes in brain function. However, the brain is surprisingly adaptable and often, with the right approaches, these lost functions can be partly or completely restored. At Western University in Canada, Dr Sue…

Jacksonville ISD – Success Story

​[[{“value”:” Rolling Out Robotics to Build a Middle School CTE Pathway When Jacksonville Middle School in Texas started offering a robotics course to middle school students this year, it was a pretty big deal. Hunter McConnell, instructional technologist, had used CoderZ at a previous district and knew that the gamified coding platform would be a good fit for his new…

STEM grants: 5 easy steps for success!

​[[{“value”:” While perpetually busy, summer is a time when educators and busy nonprofit directors can find time to step back for a moment and reflect upon the year thus far. Are your STEM programs and curriculum well defined? Do you have a clear focus on what you want to do? Do you have a plan? If you answered yes to…

Pencils Projects- A Unique Back to School STEM Activity

Pencils Projects- A Unique Back to School STEM Activity

​[[{“value”:” Three amazing STEM Challenges featuring pencils as a building material. These activities have been added to our list of favorites! Are you ready for this? Brace yourselves! What would you do with ten tons of pencils at the beginning of the school year? We built stuff. Don’t worry- the pencils were not wasted! It’s the great Pencil Challenge extravaganza! “In this…

How are strokes, dementia and depression linked?

How are strokes, dementia and depression linked?

​[[{“value”:” How are strokes, dementia and depression linked? Published: At Western University in Canada, Dr Jamie Fleet and Dr Stephanie Frisbee are collaborating to improve health outcomes for people affected by stroke, depression and dementia. Talk like a healthcare researcher Ageing population — a population where the proportion of people over 65 is increasing Cardiovascular — relating to the heart…

How to Make Sure You Choose the Right STEM Resources

How to Make Sure You Choose the Right STEM Resources

​[[{“value”:” Choosing the right STEM resources is important to you! Let me give you a few tips to make sure you get what you need for your STEM class. Let me share some points to help you choose the right STEM Resources! “In this post, for your convenience, you may find Amazon Affiliate links to resources. This means that Amazon…

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