Student Opportunities

CU Science Discovery: Teacher + Student Team Workshop, May 15, 2019 – Space Available – Sign Up NOW!

Posted by on February 11, 2019 in Professional Development, Student Opportunities, Workshop | Comments Off on CU Science Discovery: Teacher + Student Team Workshop, May 15, 2019 – Space Available – Sign Up NOW!

CU Science Discovery:  Teacher + Student Team Workshop, May 15, 2019  SPACE AVAILABLE – Sign Up Now   STROBE:  Light, Energy and Imaging Science   Program Description Scientists and engineers at the NSF Science and Technology Center for Real-Time Functional Imaging (STROBE) are pushing boundaries in ultrafast, nano-scale imaging to address grand challenges across STEM disciplines. STROBE’s work focuses on expanding our ability to visualize, manipulate, and understand materials at ever smaller scales. This STEM Workshop connects teams of 1 teacher and 5 students to...

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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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Colorado Digital Learning Solutions – Spring Registration is Now Open!

Posted by on December 18, 2016 in Online Learning, Professional Development, Student Opportunities | Comments Off on Colorado Digital Learning Solutions – Spring Registration is Now Open!

Colorado Digital Learning Solutions (CDLS) provides a wide variety of supplemental online courses for middle school and high school students in all performance ranges, from at-risk to advanced students. Our supplemental course model supports many different student use cases, including credit retrieval, advanced courses, curriculum enhancement and/or to resolve scheduling conflicts. Courses are rigorous, research-based and pedagogically sound. Courses are taught by highly-qualified state-certified teachers.  Courses can be accessed anywhere an internet connection is available, and can be...

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NCAR Explorer Series for 2017 – Check it Out!

Posted by on December 14, 2016 in Professional Development, Resources, Student Opportunities, Talk | Comments Off on NCAR Explorer Series for 2017 – Check it Out!

NCAR/UCAR with the NSF The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) invites you to join them for their Explorer Series. Get an inside look at the advances our scientists are making in areas of study that stretch from Earth’s oceans, forests, and cities up through the layers of the atmosphere to the scorching swirls of plasma on the Sun. Recommended ages 12+.  Also available are videos of the 2016 Explorer Series. For more information and a list of speakers and dates for the 2017 Explorer Series, please click here.  The series is free to all that attend, but seating is limited so get...

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Colorado Digital Learning Solutions (CDLS) Fall Semester Registration – Sign Up NOW!

Posted by on August 28, 2016 in Online Learning, Professional Development, Resources, Student Opportunities | Comments Off on Colorado Digital Learning Solutions (CDLS) Fall Semester Registration – Sign Up NOW!

Colorado Digital Learning Solutions (CDLS) is the state-supported supplemental online program that provides Colorado districts access to high quality online courses that supplement their existing course offerings in a 21st century learning environment. CDLS courses are affordable, high-quality, and standards-based. Students can use them for credit retrieval, advanced courses, curriculum enhancement and/or to resolve scheduling conflicts. CDLS can supplement your local middle school and high school curriculum with a wide variety of courses designed for students in all performance ranges, from...

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