STEM Resources

 

Biz Kid$


Biz Kid$

Where kids teach kids about money and business, with activities for young entrepreneurs, families and teachers.

Website

 

 

Center for Economic Growth

CEG

CEG is involved in multiple STEM initiatives, including facilitating the Tech Valley STEMSmart Alliance, the regional hub of the Empire State STEM Learning Network.


Workforce Development
 
Tech Valley STEM

Events

 

Design Squad Nation

Design Squad Nation

High-energy, high-drama reality TV that lets kids show off their smarts as they design and build working solutions for real-world clients—people who are hungry for clever ideas from a new generation of innovators. Engineering activities for grades 5-8.

Website

 

 

Fetch!

FETCH!

Part game show, part reality TV, and part spoof, FETCH! features real kids, real challenges, real science, and an unreal host named Ruff Ruffman (yes, he's an animated dog!)

Website

 

 

Get the Math

Get the Math

A media project designed to help middle and high school students develop algebraic thinking skills for solving real world problems.

Website

 

 

Math By Design

Math By Design

Encourages students to problem solve and think critically as they encounter unique geometry and measurement challenges.

Website

 

 

SciGirls

SciGirls

Showcases bright, curious real girls putting science, technology, engineering and math to work for ages 8-14.

Website

 

 

Sid the Science Kid

Sid the Science Kid

Designed to further develop children's natural wonder and build a strong foundation for early science exploration.

Website

 

 

STEM Collaborative

STEM Collaborative

Real life math.  Make the math connection with four interactive online learning adventures for middle school classrooms. 

Website

 

 

STEAM

STEM + Art = STEAM

STEAM is a movement being championed by the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and adopted all over.

Website

 

 

Tech Valley High School

Tech Valley High School

 

Website

 

 

 

University at AlbanyUAlbany has a variety of STEM departments and programs. Each homepage link provided below provides a gateway to documents/publications, video clips, interactive activities, and announcements of upcoming events.


 


College of Arts and Sciences
Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
Biological Sciences
Chemistry
Mathematics and Statistics
Physics

School of Public Health

Biomedical Sciences
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiology & Biostatistics

College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Nanobioscience
Undergraduate Programs

Student Success and Career Readiness
Science & Technology Entry Program (STEP)
Collegiate Science & Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)
Center for Achievement, Retention and Student Success
From College to Career: How Did She Do It?
Pathway to Career Success
 

NATURE

NATURE

The benchmark of natural history programs on television, capturing the splendors of the...

NOVA

NOVA

NOVA revolves around a simple premise: the world of science is exciting!

NOVA SCIENCENOW

NOVA SCIENCENOW

NOVA's fast-paced science magazine series, featuring provocative stories from the front...

Blockly Apps

Blockly Apps

Explore fun and educational apps featuring math, logic and computer science

Latest from NOVA

Dawn of Humanity

Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human.

A New Way to See the Brain

Use just diapers and water to get the closest look at the brain yet.

Arctic Ghost Ship

An astonishing find could solve the mystery of Sir John Franklin’s lost expedition.

Waging Science on the High Seas

Doing science in the Arctic is tough. Here's why that's a good thing.

Space Pics That Amaze Scientists

We asked scientists, “What are your favorite images from space?” Here’s what they said.

Latest from NOVA scienceNOW

Five Reasons to Eat Insects

Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.

Profile: Shaundra Daily

This software engineer and dancer found her groove teaching children about their emotional lives.

Cars That Power the Grid

Electric cars that feed energy back to the power grid may play a critical role in a future "smart grid."

NOVA 'The Nature of Reality' Blog

The Shadow of a Black Hole

The invisible manifests itself through the visible: so say many of the great works of philosophy, poetry, and...

Can You Really Go Back in Time by Breaking the Speed of Light?

Nothing can travel faster than the speed of light. But if it could, the conventional wisdom goes, it would travel...

What the Heck is a Pentaquark?

What do you get when you combine four quarks and an antiquark? If you think this sounds like the opening of a...

My Enchanted Evening

From A BEAUTIFUL QUESTION: Finding Nature’s Deep Design by Frank Wilczek. Reprinted by arrangement of Penguin Press,...

How Time Got Its Arrow

I believe in time. I haven’t always believed in it. Like many physicists and philosophers, I had once concluded from...

Idea Channel questions whether math is "real" or a feature of human creation.
Early Math Milestones

Early Math Milestones

Make math fun for your little one with these activities, games, and milestone guide.

U.S. Wind Power On Course To Grow Big

U.S. Wind Power On Course To Grow Big

The Department of Energy says wind power is poised to become one of the country's large...

#RaceOnTech: How An Early Love Of Math Led Her To The Role Of CEO

#RaceOnTech: How An Early Love Of Math Led Her To The Rol...

This week, NPR's All Tech Considered is connecting with diverse innovators in tech and ...