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TEALS school application open for the 2016-17 school year, deadline Jan 31st.

December 11, 2015

The TEALS school application is now open for the 2016-17 school year. Is your high school looking to start computer science programs? The deadline for high schools to apply is January 31st. Schools will be interviewed during January and February, and partner school selection will be finalized the week of February 16th. [...]

Vernier Engineering Contest, application deadline Jan15th

December 9, 2015

Vernier Software & Technology is committed to helping educators develop the next generation of engineers and scientists. To show their support, Vernier will recognize three instructors, one middle school, one high school, and one college instructor, with the $5,500 Vernier Engineering Award. [...]

Oregon’s STEM Hub Network Nationally Recognized

September 29, 2015

The STEM Funders Network announced last week that Oregon’s Statewide Regional STEM Hub Network will be joining a select cohort of communities from across the country to launch the national STEM Ecosystems Initiative. This project, built on over a decade of research into successful STEM collaborations seeks to nurture and scale effective science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning opportunities for all young people. [...]

New tool plays matchmaker between teachers and tech professionals

August 11, 2015

The Oregon Connections project sets out to address one of Oregon’s STEM education challenges: getting kids in K-12 education to engage with the science, technology, engineering and math skills that are critical for landing good jobs and maintaining a strong regional economy. [...]

OMSI Star Party – Perseid Meteor Showers, Aug 12th

August 10, 2015

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) is getting ready for its largest star party of the year on Wednesday, August 12, the Perseid Meteor Shower Watch! Hundreds of star lovers from across the Pacific Northwest will be meeting at both Rooster Rock State Park and Stub Stewart State Park. [...]
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