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January 6, 2017

STEAM Day

At NICERC, we believe that education should be engaging, relevant, and inspire a curiosity and excitement for learning. Our elementary S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) material engages students with simple hands-on projects that bring concepts to life and encourage creativity. Students follow the scientific method as they investigate […]
December 19, 2016

STEM Explore Aerospace: Tail Test How-To

STEM: Explore, Discover, Apply (STEM EDA) engages middle school students through a series of hands-on projects that help improve their problem-solving and critical thinking skills. All projects seamlessly integrate the Engineering Design Process which allows students to creatively explore STEM through design. In the Explore Aerospace module, students learn about […]
December 12, 2016

STEM Explore Aerospace: Wing Test How-To

STEM: Explore, Discover, Apply (STEM EDA) engages middle school students through a series of hands-on projects that help improve their problem-solving and critical thinking skills. All projects seamlessly integrate the Engineering Design Process which allows students to creatively explore STEM through design. In the Explore Aerospace module, students learn about […]
December 7, 2016

Day 2 – Computer Science Education Week

  There are many great computer science education resources available on the internet. One resource we love to use is Scratch. Scratch is a free, online programming environment that can be used to create animations, presentations, games, interactive stories, and more. Many of you know our STEM Discover Coding module […]