STEM

Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education: Joseph Kerski: Collecting, Analyzing, and Mapping your Citizen Science Data: Webinar, April 26, 2017, 3-4 p.m.

Posted by on April 23, 2017 in Professional Development, STEM, Webinars | Comments Off on Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education: Joseph Kerski: Collecting, Analyzing, and Mapping your Citizen Science Data: Webinar, April 26, 2017, 3-4 p.m.

The Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education (CAEE) with Joseph Kerski are presenting a webinar on Collecting, Analyzing, and Mapping Citizen Science Data, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:00-4:00 p.m.   The advent of web mapping and data collection technologies opens up new ways that educators and students can contribute data to the citizen science community.  Join Geographer Joseph Kerski as we cover some of the easiest-to-use and most powerful of these methods, including Snap2Map, Story Maps, iNaturalist, and Survey123, which enable field data on invasive plant species, weather,...

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Colorado Science and Engineering Fair, CSU, Lory Student Center, April 6-8, 2017

Posted by on April 1, 2017 in Professional Development, STEM, Student Opportunities | Comments Off on Colorado Science and Engineering Fair, CSU, Lory Student Center, April 6-8, 2017

The Colorado Science and Engineering Fair (CSEF) is taking place April 6-8, 2017!  The CSEF is where the winners from the 13 Colorado Regional Fairs come to compete.   There are some extraordinary science fair projects from all over the State of Colorado, so be sure to come to the “Open to the Public” sessions and see student (grades 6-12) science fair projects on Friday, April 7th from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 8th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.!! To view the projects and meet the students go to the CSU Lory Student Center Grand Ballroom. For a map of the student center, go...

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Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM – Now Accepting Applications for Science Action Club Sites

Posted by on January 4, 2017 in Professional Development, STEM, Student Opportunities | Comments Off on Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM – Now Accepting Applications for Science Action Club Sites

With support from the California Academy of Sciences, CoCoSTEM is currently accepting applications for Science Action Club sites for spring 2017. Science Action Club (SAC) is a high impact STEM program for middle school youth in out-of-school time. Youth investigate their local environment and use citizen science to document discoveries, share data and design strategies to protect our planet.   Colorado sites participating in spring 2017 will receive the Birds in Your Schoolyard curriculum, including a materials kit valued at more than $500! This unit explores feathers, flight, and the...

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Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of October 23-29, 2016

Posted by on October 23, 2016 in Professional Development, STEM, Workshop | Comments Off on Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of October 23-29, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Building Awareness for STEM Education:  Sponsored by DMNS and the Smithsonian Education Center, 10-3:00 p.m. – The Smithsonian Science Education Center in collaboration with the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Colorado STEM will host a one-day program to build awareness for STEM education and the work currently taking place in Colorado.  During the day you will hear from STEM education advocates from around the state, learn more from the Director of the Smithsonian Science Education Center, Dr. Carol O’Donnell, and participate in a hands-on,...

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Southern Colorado Middle School STEM Challenge

Posted by on November 7, 2015 in Professional Development, STEM, Student Opportunities | Comments Off on Southern Colorado Middle School STEM Challenge

Program Summary: For more than 50 years, Rocky Mountain PBS has been a highly trusted and authoritative resource on science, technology, math and engineering (STEM). From our captivating adult programs like Nova and Nature to our children’s programming lineup that features STEM learning opportunities to our local productions and events, we inspire curiosity, understanding and appreciation for STEM in our audiences. This year, we are proud to announce an inaugural STEM challenge, which will engender a deeper understanding among middle school-aged youth in Southern Colorado about how much fun...

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EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION for 2015 Colorado STEM Summit, October 20, 2015

Posted by on August 27, 2015 in Conference, Events, Professional Development, STEM | Comments Off on EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION for 2015 Colorado STEM Summit, October 20, 2015

2015 Colorado STEM Summit Scholarships Available for K-12 STEM Educators The mission of the 2015 Colorado STEM Summit is to create a non-partisan, highly interactive and collaborative communication forum that aligns and connects business leaders, educators, policy makers and stakeholders to assure STEM education and training for all Coloradans. Colorado State University-Global Campus is sponsoring 100 K-12 STEM educators to attend the conference. Scholarships will cover the cost of entrance and are based on availability. Scholarship Eligibility If you are a current K-12 educator in a STEM...

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