“The nation will require approximately one million more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals than what will be produced at current rates over the next decade.”

-President’s Council of Advisors on Science & Technology February 2012 report to the President

 

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January 15, 2018

Staff Pick: Web Design with Apply Coding

Do you have students who are interested in web design?  The Apply Coding module in our STEM EDA curriculum is a great introduction to basic web development! After an introduction to HTML and CSS basics, students are tasked with rebuilding a website from a blank canvas after a cyber attack […]
January 8, 2018

Classroom Activity: Exploring Landforms Through Erosion

When discussing weathering and erosion with our students, some may not have the background knowledge or experiences to visualize these processes in order to make real world connections. How can we give students an experience where they can see soil being moved and influenced by wind or water? The following […]
December 21, 2017

Announcing the K-12 Computer Science Curriculum Guide

In May of 2017, NICERC was contacted by the Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network (MassCAN) with a request to participate in the creation of a new effort aimed at demystifying the “landscape of computer science (CS) curricula options” (Stanton and Harunani, 2017, p. 1) that are available to teachers across the […]