Tag: science

Kids Squared

| June 24, 2017
Kids Squared

Come experience a variety of fun hands-on exhibits based on science and engineering concepts, presented by The Wonder Factory! The events are free for kids aged 2-12 and run from June 7th through August 9th.

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Kids Squared

| June 18, 2017
Kids Squared

Come experience a variety of fun hands-on exhibits based on science and engineering concepts, presented by The Wonder Factory! The events are free for kids aged 2-12 and run from June 7th through August 9th.

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Arizona education department seeks public feedback on science, social studies standards

| October 12, 2016
Arizona education department seeks public feedback on science, social studies standards

The state education department wants the public’s feedback on existing science and social studies standards.

The science standards were adopted in 2004 and social studies, 2005. The department launched a public survey to seek input. It will be open until Dec. 3.

Educators can apply to serve on the revision committees for each of the content areas.

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Ranked Near Top In Opportunity And Bottom For Readiness, Arizona’s STEM Future Mixed

| January 13, 2016
Ranked Near Top In Opportunity And Bottom For Readiness, Arizona’s STEM Future Mixed

Arizona is recognized as a leader in educational opportunities for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). But the state consistently ranks near the bottom for how it prepares its students in STEM. This has industry and education leaders worried recent STEM investments may be squandered.

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Flagstaff Unified high schools take the “E” in STEM to new Levels

| October 7, 2015
Flagstaff Unified high schools take the “E” in STEM to new Levels

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is an integral part of education in every school in Flagstaff Unified School District and at every grade level.

At the high school level both Coconino and Flagstaff High Schools take the engineering in STEM education to an amazing level.

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Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held April 1 at NAU Walkup Skydome

| March 23, 2015
Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held April 1 at NAU Walkup Skydome

FLAGSTAFF — Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) invites you to the second Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1 at NAU’s J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome. Free event and parking. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is an important part of our community and FUSD is proud to facilitate this event bringing […]

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Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration

| March 3, 2015
Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration

Please join Flagstaff for the second annual community celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)  Wednesday April 1st 5:30 –7:30 pmNAU Walkup Skydome FREE Event & Parking All schools kindergarten through graduate school… showcasing student work. Over 70 Businesses, organizations and agencies. Experience activities, interactive displays, information about STEM education and the many opportunities […]

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‘State of the Union’ Relies on Stronger Elementary, Secondary STEM Offerings

| January 28, 2015
‘State of the Union’ Relies on Stronger Elementary, Secondary STEM Offerings

January 22, 2015 • By Vince Bertram • HUFF POST IMPACT In his annual State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama affirmed the importance of education in a strong and prosperous America. Two of his most talked-about proposals — expanding access to community college and addressing the growing challenge of cyber security — highlight […]

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Three NAU students get STEM scholarship

| January 19, 2015
Three NAU students get STEM scholarship

January 11, 2015 • Arizona Daily Sun • Community Briefs The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship has been awarded to three students for spring 2015. The program offers $15,000 to encourage talented undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) majors and post-baccalaureate students holding STEM degrees to earn a teaching credential and commit to teach in high-need […]

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New Focus of AzCASE Website…. STEM Resources for Out-of-School Time Programs

| June 4, 2014
New Focus of AzCASE Website….  STEM Resources for Out-of-School Time Programs

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE), in partnership with COX Communications, is proud to present a new section of our website focused on bringing you the latest and highest quality STEM RESOURCES. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is a critical part of a quality out-of-school time program. Exposing youth to STEM-related activities out-of-school time […]

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