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Genes in Space Submissions due April 20th

March 4, 2016

Genes in Space Announces a new Sponsor Students Invited to Design DNA Experiment to be performed aboard the International Space Station New York, NY, February 13, 2016 – Genes in Space, a competition aimed at fostering creativity, collaboration and critical thinking among young innovators. [...]

Ten 80 STEM Innovators-in-Training Portland, OR-March 7

March 1, 2016

"Join Ten80’s team of STEM professionals, regional leaders and professionals from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in a one-day version of the Innovators-in-Training Challenge. Students form teams then split up to attend workshops that focus on one or more of the four critical aspects of innovation: the engineering process, enterprise process, content & skills and leadership. The team comes back together to learn about intellectual property (IP) and to work on phase one of the challenge: the 30-second elevator pitch." [...]

Welcome Tigard-Tualatin Students to the Automotive Education Program at World of Speed

February 18, 2016

Welcome, Tigard-Tualatin students to the automotive education program at the World of Speed Motorsports Museum! Tigard-Tualatin is the latest school district to join the growing automotive education program at World of Speed! On Tuesday, February 2, a class of 22 very excited students from Tualatin High School started their automotive fundamentals class. Students weren’t the only ones excited about the day. Tualatin High School Associate Principal Jarvis Gomes said of the partnership, [...]

Participate in National Youth Science Camp

January 6, 2016

  The National Youth Science Camp is a residential science education program for young scientists the summer after they graduate from high school. Students from around the country are challenged academically in exciting lectures and hands-on studies, and have voluntary opportunities to participate in an outdoor adventure program, gain a new and deep appreciation for the great outdoors, and establish friendships that last a lifetime. This is a great opportunity for two aspiring [...]

High School Photovoltaic Design Competition Portland SOLAR DAY June 5

January 1, 2016

The High School Photovoltaic Design Competition provides participating high school students and their teachers with direct interactions with world-renowned photovoltaic technologists and businesses. Solar Day expects to attract up to 500 people from the greater Portland-area community including PV installers, PV buyers, students, utilities, and the general public who are interested in including solar power in the daily lives. [...]

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. [...]

Electrical Apprenticeship Opportunities for High School Graduates

November 18, 2015

An electrical Apprentice is someone who is learning the electrical trade while supervised on the job and through related classroom instruction. A Journeyman is someone who has completed their apprenticeship and is now licensed to perform electrical work unsupervised. [...]

Hour Of Code Lesson Plan

November 18, 2015

The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One-hour tutorials are available in over 40 languages. Are you and your students participating? Here's some general information and a sample lesson plan. Happy coding! [...]
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