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5 Fun STEM Summer Activities

5 Fun Summer STEM Activities for the Whole Family

This is a guest post by Ashley Pereira and Briana Hernandez of careerinstem.com We’re well into May now, which means that summer is just around the corner! Summer is a great time for the whole family; the kids are out of school, parents don’t have to shovel any more, and plenty of relaxing vacations and staycations! …

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How to Encourage Girls in STEM Infographic

7 Proven Steps to Encourage Girls in STEM Infographic

If you are here, then you painfully aware of the disappointing lack of diversity in STEM fields such as engineers, software developers, architects, and mathematicians. The good news is the economic opportunity for our girls is MASSIVE.  Plus the societal benefits are big too.  Almost everyone wants to work on things that have an impact and …

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7 Proven Steps to Encourage Girls in STEM

I hope you’ll agree with me that we have a serious lack of female engineers, software developers, architects, and mathematicians. Women are painfully underrepresented in the industries and fields responsible for making the products we all use on a daily basis. Women are under-represented in creating the software that makes everything from fridges to turbines “smarter.” Women …

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Sesame Street STEAM videos to watch with your child

In my previous post, I listed seven practical things you can do today to help your pre-kindergarten child learn the foundational concepts of STEAM & STEM.  One of those activities was watching Sesame Street STEM & STEAM videos with your child.  In today’s post, I’ve included a collection of videos that are entertaining and educational ways …

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7 ways to teach STEAM Educational concepts to your kids prior to kindergarten?

In my previous post, I summarized the concepts of STEM & STEAM, including why it is so critical that we instill these skills into our kids.  Not just for their financial benefit, but the greater societies’ benefit too.  Now that you are bought into the what & why of STEAM, let us get active in …

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Why STEAM & STEM Education is crucial for fostering innovation?

What is STEAM / STEM Education? STEAM is an evolution of the STEM Education movement, a 21st-century idea designed to develop our children to be ready for the jobs of the future.  The acronym STEM stands for science, technology, engineering & math.  Instead of memorizing facts and figures, STEM education promotes students engagement with the …

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