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Afterschool Awards Applications Due Feb 17th

January 25, 2017

The New York Life Foundation invests in middle school OST programs to help economically disadvantaged eighth-graders get to ninth grade on time. Research has shown that for disadvantaged students, more learning time in the form of high-quality afterschool, expanded-day, and summer programs leads to greater achievement, better school attendance, and more engaged students. The Foundation has invested more than $24 million in national middle school OST efforts in the past 13 years, supporting [...]

Teacher Uses Yoga Balls In The Classroom

October 21, 2016

“Each student learns in a different way—their bodies need different things, and the moods of sixth graders can change on a dime,” he explains. “Students can come in each day with the choice of sitting in chairs, sitting on yoga balls, standing at a new stand-up desk, or riding these new exercise bike desks while learning about math, science, and themselves as learners and people.” By teaching his kids good movement habits now, he is setting them up for greater success later in life. [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 8, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: Buckingham Elementary School (Bend LaPine) has won a Vivofit sponsored by Garmin! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 7, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: iSpark Toy’s STEM Week Celebration Robotics Event has won a Vivofit sponsored by Garmin! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 7, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: Fowler Middle School’s Robotics League has won a $150 Gift Card from First Tech Federal Credit Union! Thank you First Tech Federal Credit Union!! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 6, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: 6th Grade Invention Fair at North Bend Middle School has won a Vivofit sponsored by Garmin! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 6, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: Fidgets2Widgets West Salem High School Robotics has won 25 tickets to the Thorns vs Seattle Reign match on May  29th!  Thank you Portland Timbers and Thorns! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner!

May 5, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: Saturday Academy has won a Vivofit sponsored by Garmin! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt [...]

STEM Week Oregon – Daily Prize Winner

May 5, 2016

Daily Prize Winner: The Morning Star Christian School has won a $150 Gift Card from First Tech Federal Credit Union! If you haven’t registered your STEM Week Oregon event, please do so at http://stemoregon.org/stem-week-oregon-may-1-may-8/ Prizes will be drawn daily!  Stay tuned!<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt [...]
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