STEM Partners

 

Biz Kid$


Biz Kid$

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

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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.

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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!)

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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.

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Math By Design

Math By Design

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

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SciGirls

SciGirls

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

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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.

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STEM Collaborative

STEM Collaborative

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

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STEAM

STEM + Art = STEAM

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

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Tech Valley High School

Tech Valley High School


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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

Patterns in Nature’s Networks

Science shows it's a small world after all—and nature's networks follow a similar pattern.

Vaccines—Calling the Shots

Examine the science behind vaccinations, the return of preventable diseases, and the risks of opting out.

Knotty Thrills

Three physicists untie a 150-year-old tangle of a puzzle.

Sculpting a Young Artist

A city-wide competition shaped the career of the architect behind Florence's famous dome.

Autopsying a Roman Catacomb

Did a lethal plague kill thousands in ancient Rome? Centuries-old DNA may hold the answer.

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.

What's the Next Big Thing?: Watch the Program

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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."

Where Did We Come From?: Watch the Program

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NOVA 'The Nature of Reality' Blog

Is Quantum Intuition Possible?

Quantum physics defies our physical intuition about how the world is supposed to work. In the quantum world, objects resist such classical banalities as “position” and... Read Full Post

The Astronomical Particle Colliders That Put Our Own to Shame

When the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) began operations, a small but noisy group of people tried to stop it out of fear. Their reasoning: The energies... Read Full Post

Sterile Neutrinos: The Ghost Particle’s Ghost

What do you call the ghost of a ghost? If you’re a particle physicist, you might call it a “sterile neutrino.” Neutrinos, known more colorfully as... Read Full Post

There Is No Now

Excerpted with permission from The Island of Knowledge: The Limits of Science and the Search for Meaning by Marcelo Gleiser. Available from Basic Books, a member... Read Full Post

The Mistaken Assumptions That Changed Physics History

“Don’t assume,” they always say. Last month, Avi Loeb, an astrophysicist at Harvard, published an essay on how mistaken assumptions have delayed the progress of astronomy.... Read Full Post