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STEM in the Community

Get Kids Involved Kids are learning at home and schools are practicing distance learning, so let’s explore collaborative STEM engineering projects that kids can work on remotely now, then build in person when we get back to life before COVID19. One way to frame these projects is Community Based Engineering or CBE. If you don’t […]

Time to Start an Online School?

COVID 19 pushes students worldwide to online school. Online Schools present several advantages. In today’s world, health issues have put a new spotlight on the benefits of learning anytime, anywhere for all ages. Digital content also allows for updates and increased curriculum relevance and customization. 3 Trends driving Online Learning for schools and corporations are: […]

Can we Spur Entrepreneurship with STEM Education?

STEM + E for Entrepreneurship? STEM Education is a Pipeline to Innovation & Entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship is taking the creativity and inspiration involved in being an innovator and sharing the solution with the public. This is often done as a business but it all starts with a problem solving, innovative, creative or disruptive idea. It’s clear […]

Where Are The STEM Teachers?

The price…We are losing Inventors! A teacher can make a huge impact in a student’s life. Teachers can inspire students to pursue their dreams, expose students to new interests and strengths and boost the student’s voice and power to be heard and seen. Students deserve well prepared teachers to help them thrive.  Our current education […]

Calling Encore Entrepreneurs!

STEM Education Entrepreneurship Might Be For You! Are you an Encore Entrepreneur? Did you know that 26% of new entrepreneurs are people 55+? We have some good news! According to the Age and High Growth Entrepreneur study, successful entrepreneurs are middle aged, not young. Experience, not youth, is an asset. This data is from a […]

5 Questions to Ask Building Your Brand

What is your STEM Program’s Brand? One of the first things STEM programs have to decide is who its audience will be. Are you looking to provide new opportunities to underserved populations in the local community. Maybe you are trying to find environmentally concerned middle schoolers to become citizen scientists. Maybe your goal is to […]

How To Launch Your STEM Camp or Club

Free Planning & Costs Checklist Have you thought about starting a STEM or STEAM Club. Maybe Summer and Holiday Camps? We actually started our business running STEM programs because we were looking for fun and challenging activities for our own children.  Are your kids future ready? We all want to give kids that extra advantage […]

STEM Education Opportunities in Rural Areas

We have been working with budding entrepreneurs in an exciting space to reinvigorate STEM education in rural America. We wanted to share this new (for us) perspective on STEM education needs and opportunities. We were surprised by what is considered rural. According to the Census Bureau About 60 million people, or one in five Americans, live […]