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Youth Program Quality Intervention-Sign Ups Due Fri 12/16

December 14, 2016

Sign up now to get your youth engagement data and free trainings! The Youth Program Quality Intervention (YPQI) is a system that is designed to help youth programs strengthen their practice and improve outcomes. STEM focused youth programs that serve high school students in these counties: Columbia, Washington, Multnomah, Yamhill, Clackamas, Marion, Polk, Umatilla, Wasco, Jefferson, Crook, Sherman, or Deschutes are eligible to access a nationally validated assessment tool, [...]

Kidwind Engineering: FREE Workshops for Teachers

December 1, 2016

Are you interested in engaging your students in rigorous and rich engineering activities and competitions focusing on renewable energy? Kidwind Engineering is offering some fantastic opportunities for Pacific Northwest teachers. FREE Training Workshops: Boardman, OR – 1/7/17 Medford, OR – 1/21/17 FREE Challenge Events: Boardman, OR – 3/18/17 Kidwind Engineering invites you attend a workshop or bring your students to compete in a Kidwind Challenge, or both. The workshops are [...]

2016-2017 FIRST Robotics Grants-Deadline is June 17

June 8, 2016

We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for 2016-2017 FIRST Robotics Grant “…inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.” Categories: FIRST LEGO League (grades 4-8) FIRST Tech Challenge (grades 7-12) FIRST Robotics [...]

Summer STEM Academy Programs at OSU

April 26, 2016

Registration for 2016 Summer Camps is OPEN!! Please note that some spots in our camps fill up very quickly, particularly those spots reserved for boys. To check on availability, create an account with an email address and username, then login and start a registration. It is specific by clicking on school level: elementary, middle, or high school. Once you answer the first couple of questions (such as gender and grade going into in Fall 2016), the system will tell you which camps are open for [...]

Summer 2016 Invention Education Applications Due April 30th

April 22, 2016

20 June – 15 July 2016 ,10am – 3:30pm Monday through Friday at Portland State University Free Apply now application deadline is extended to 30th April 2016, 5pm Summer 2016 invention education opportunity for students   This four-week camp is designed specifically for curious high school students. During the course of the bootcamp, you will create your own invention, with the help of a PSU professor and multiple college students, who will guide you through the design [...]

Solar 4R Schools announces open Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Renewable Energy Educator Lab

April 5, 2016

  “Education plays a critical role in solving the world’s most pressing energy challenges. Solar 4R Schools fosters educator leadership focused on integration of renewable energy science and technology into STEM education. Our innovative approach makes our program uniquely able to address critical issues around climate change, energy generation and national security, STEM workforce development and teacher preparation. Solar 4R Schools leverages the emergence and growth of [...]

STEM Awards for Local High School Girls

March 27, 2016

Pacific University’s Center for Gender Equity (CGE) and the Hillsboro/Forest Grove branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) honored eleven local high school girls for achievement in math and sciences in an annual award ceremony. The Center for Gender Equity promotes dialogue, programming, service, research, education and advocacy to support gender equity at Pacific University and in its neighboring communities. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the [...]

National Youth Science Camp – Applications Due 3/25!

March 21, 2016

Are you a graduating high school senior who would love a fun and engaging summer science experience? Two graduating high school seniors from Oregon will receive a full scholarship to exchange ideas with scientists and other professionals from the academic and corporate worlds.  The nearly month-long experience includes lectures and hands-on research projects presented by scientists from across the nation, overnight camping trips into the Monogahela National Forest, and a visit to Washington [...]

Summer 2016 Applications Now Open “App Camp for Girls”

March 14, 2016

App Camp For Girls is a one-week summer day program where girls can put their creative powers to work, designing and building apps, while learning more about the business of software and being inspired by women mentors in the field. The dates are: Portland, OR: July 11 – 15 & August 15-19 Vancouver, BC: July 18 – 22 Seattle, WA: July 18 – 22 Phoenix, AZ: July 25 – 29 Applicants must be local area girls entering 8th or 9th grade in Fall 2016. The deadline for your [...]

Sabin-Schellenberg Center Is Now Hiring Programming and Design Teacher

March 9, 2016

Sabin-Schellenberg Center, the technical skills center for the North Clackamas School District in Milwaukie, Oregon, is seeking a half time teacher  to develop a new Information Technology Program. POSITION SUMMARY: Develop and teach basic coding, programming and design to high school students at Oregon’s only high school Professional Technical Center. Responsible for development of course curriculum and assessment, summer school curriculum, and recruitment of program advisory members. [...]
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