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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...

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

Invisible Universe Revealed Invisible Universe Revealed
Follow the historic rescue of the Hubble—the space telescope that unveiled the cosmos.
Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Mystery Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Mystery
How has this unique structure, built on a seismic fault, survived centuries of quakes?
Petra: Lost City of Stone Petra: Lost City of Stone
How did early engineers carve tombs into rock cliffs and funnel water to this desert city?
Colosseum: Roman Death Trap Colosseum: Roman Death Trap
1500 years ago, how did the Romans engineer bloody spectacles and reenact sea battles?
The Great Math Mystery The Great Math Mystery
Is math invented by humans, or is it the language of the universe?

Latest from NOVA scienceNOW

Five Reasons to Eat Insects Five Reasons to Eat Insects
Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.
Profile: Shaundra Daily Profile: Shaundra Daily
This software engineer and dancer found her groove teaching children about their emotional lives.
Cars That Power the Grid 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

A Brief History of the Speed of Light A Brief History of the Speed of Light
One night over drinks at a conference in San Jose, Miles Padgett, a physicist at Glasgow University in Scotland, was...
Presenting the Physics Oscars! Presenting the Physics Oscars!
It was a good year for science at the movies. So as the Beautiful People prepare to don their Beautiful Outfits and...
Is General Relativity Too Perfect? Is General Relativity Too Perfect?
This November, Einstein’s theory of general relativity will celebrate its 100th anniversary. Despite its advanced...
Does Science Need Falsifiability? Does Science Need Falsifiability?
If a theory doesn’t make a testable prediction, it isn’t science. It’s a basic axiom of the scientific method...
Living Bits: Information and the Origin of Life Living Bits: Information and the Origin of Life
What is life? When Erwin Schrödinger posed this question in 1944, in a book of the same name, he was 57 years old...