Focusing On STEM Classes Makes Learning Fun

Some retired teachers and business leaders are collaborating with a middle school to discover how focusing on STEM classes makes learning fun. At Dickinson Middle School in North Dakota, the local manufacturer’s roundtable has been meeting with representatives...

Summer Food Program For Kids is Expanding

A summer food program for kids is expanding, thanks to a $20,000 grant from a major packaged foods company. In Columbia, Missouri, the Summer Food 4 Kids program is held at four sites in areas where there is a high need. Children receive bagged lunches when the stop...

Turning Up The STEAM

The Amazinators summer camp is turning up the STEAM in Margate, New Jersey. In one corner, kids were building robots and coding. 14 year old Bodhi Zappone had so much fun attending the camp last summer, he asked to volunteer this summer.  He researched how to help...

Taking the Mystery Out of Math

Taking the mystery out of math is one of the objectives for a group of teachers who are seeking to improve the quality of their instruction and engage students. “There is continual research done on how we learn, how we best think,” said Donna Kirk,...