Careers in STEM

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Inspiring a STEM Growth Mindset: The Story of Alfred Nobel and the Nobel Prizes

If you’re looking to inspire a Growth Mindset in your students, consider studying the Nobel Science Prize winners. Their energy, determination, and creativity in the face of many hardships and setbacks led to discoveries that have conferred great benefits to mankind. Their words of advice will inspire every student towards a positive mindset and greater …

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Coloring Pages Inspirational STEM Quotes for Black HIstory Month

African Americans in STEM Inspiring Quotations Coloring Pages

Celebrate Black History Month and more with these 10 coloring pages featuring inspirational growth mindset quotes by noted African American scientists, engineers and inventors. These pioneers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) exhibited great courage and determination, breaking through overwhelming cultural, financial, and legal barriers to reach their goals. Their strength is reflected in this …

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4 Brain-Boosting Reasons to Teach Kids Engineering Drawing—And Why Coding for Kids is Not Enough

Coding and robotics curriculum, classes and clubs are springing up around the world. They promise to increase kids’ cognitive skills and creativity. But coding is not enough – they need spatial visualization skills that can be developed through learning engineering drawing. “Everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer…because it teaches you …

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7 Real-World Science Fair Projects that Help Students Prepare for Real-Life Careers

Real-world science fair projects are a great way for students to test their interest and aptitude for a career in STEM (science-technology-engineering-math). But they shouldn’t choose just any old topic. To make the most of the opportunity, try to focus on projects with real-world applications. This will give them hands-on experience directly related to a …

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