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 STEM Resources

 

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 natural world from the African plains to the Antarctic ice.

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 frontlines of science, technology and medicine.

Blockly Apps

Blockly Apps

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

Latest from NOVA

Unmaking an Islamic Terrorist

Mubin Shaikh went from young army cadet to self-radicalized Jihadist and back. Here’s what he learned.

Killer Landslides

Explore the forces behind deadly landslidesand the danger zones for the next big one.

The Rocketing Bacterium

This food poisoning has a special way of hijacking your cells and can survive the freezer.

School of the Future

How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?

Drilling for the Dinosaurs' End

A team drills into the crater made by the asteroid that may have wiped out the dinosaurs.

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

Video: 3 Things “Faster Than Light”

What, if anything, is faster than the speed of light? Einstein’s Special Relativity sets this universal speed limit,...

Video: What’s the Physics Behind Texting?

You probably send hundreds of texts per week, but what happens when you hit send? How does your message find its way...

Video: Light Changes Color When It Falls

Is gravity secretly changing the color of light all around you? For 50 years, following Einstein’s publication of...

Why Quantize Gravity?

A good question is one that you know has an answer—if only you could find it. What’s her name again? Where are my...

Introducing “What the Physics?!” – A New NOVA Web Video Series

NOVA is excited to introduce a new pilot web video series devoted to asking and answering mind-blowing physics...

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 largest sources of energy.

#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 science. Kiverdi CEO Lisa Dyson discusses an early role model, her work and the need to bo...