Tag: STEM

STEM Events

| September 23, 2017
STEM Events

The 4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take part in the National Science Challenge focusing on important STEM topics and issues. This year’s 4-H NYSD event will take place on October 4, 2017. This year’s challenge: Incredible Wearables. The Incredible Wearables kit is a fun way for kids to build wearable fitness trackers!

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Project WET Water Audit

| September 23, 2017
Project WET Water Audit

Attention 6th to 12th grade teachers in Flagstaff! A new program with the City of Flagstaff geared toward middle or high school teachers has been started. Funding is available to hire someone with Coconino Extension who will assist teachers with implementation of the STEM unit!

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Project WET Water Audit

| September 9, 2017
Project WET Water Audit

Attention 6th to 12th grade teachers in Flagstaff! A new program with the City of Flagstaff geared toward middle or high school teachers has been started. Funding is available to hire someone with Coconino Extension who will assist teachers with implementation of the STEM unit!

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STEM Events

| September 9, 2017
STEM Events

The 4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take part in the National Science Challenge focusing on important STEM topics and issues. This year’s 4-H NYSD event will take place on October 4, 2017. This year’s challenge: Incredible Wearables. The Incredible Wearables kit is a fun way for kids to build wearable fitness trackers!

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STEM Events

| September 3, 2017
STEM Events

The 4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take part in the National Science Challenge focusing on important STEM topics and issues. This year’s 4-H NYSD event will take place on October 4, 2017. This year’s challenge: Incredible Wearables. The Incredible Wearables kit is a fun way for kids to build wearable fitness trackers!

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Project WET Water Audit

| September 3, 2017
Project WET Water Audit

Attention 6th to 12th grade teachers in Flagstaff! A new program with the City of Flagstaff geared toward middle or high school teachers has been started. Funding is available to hire someone with Coconino Extension who will assist teachers with implementation of the STEM unit!

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Arizona Launches Program To Get More Teachers Into STEM Fields. Please see related story

| August 2, 2017
Arizona Launches Program To Get More Teachers Into STEM Fields. Please see related story

The latest numbers show Arizona is still in the midst of a dire shortage of teachers in our classrooms. A recent report from the Morrison Institute at ASU showed 74 percent of Arizona school administrators said their campuses don’t have enough teachers.

Now the Department of Education is starting a pilot program that aims to help current teachers here get certified to transfer into high-need fields. The High Quality Teacher Professional Development Pilot Program is accepting applications now for teachers who want to get up to $2,000 for training at an accredited post secondary institution.

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Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

| July 1, 2017
Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

Maker Camp is for girls in middle school, ages 11-14 and will feature various activities to introduce technology and leadership skills, including a maker experience made possible by Intel. The experience will focus on maker fundamentals and creating innovations to share with your peers and solve real world problems to help your community.

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Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

| June 24, 2017
Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

Maker Camp is for girls in middle school, ages 11-14 and will feature various activities to introduce technology and leadership skills, including a maker experience made possible by Intel. The experience will focus on maker fundamentals and creating innovations to share with your peers and solve real world problems to help your community.

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Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

| June 17, 2017
Girl Scout Intel Maker Camp

Maker Camp is for girls in middle school, ages 11-14 and will feature various activities to introduce technology and leadership skills, including a maker experience made possible by Intel. The experience will focus on maker fundamentals and creating innovations to share with your peers and solve real world problems to help your community.

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