November 21, 2017

Classroom Activity: Electromagnetic Crane

Have you ever wondered how an electromagnetic crane in a junkyard works?  How it is able to pick up a car, move it across the junkyard, and then drop it off?  How is this magnet able to turn off and on?  In Cyber Literacy, you can explore how these cranes work […]
October 30, 2017

Teacher Feature: Dave Handt

Dave Handt Mathematics Marion, North Dakota   How has NICERC curricula impacted your classroom? It not only has impacted my classrooms, it has had a great impact on our school as a whole. It has brought staff and students together for a common goal.   Why is STEM education so […]
October 30, 2017

Protecting Our Interconnected Society

No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as any manner of thy friends or […]
October 27, 2017

Steps to Begin a Career in Cybersecurity

Building a highly skilled cyber security workforce is arguably one of them most important tasks our nation should be focusing on. Almost weekly we see news stories covering cyber-attacks that result in compromised passwords, credit card numbers, and personally identifiable information. In fact, one of the worst incidents in the […]