Learning Life and Business Skills

Students are learning life and business skills by participating in a robotics club and taking classes in 21st century skills and technology. At Tays Junior High in the Katy Independent School District, Steve Bennett’s Concepts of Engineering and Technology class...

Teachers Exploring a Fab Lab

Over 130 teachers exploring a Fab Lab got a look at how they can use it to benefit their students. Ector County Independent School District STEM educators toured the Odessa College Fab Lab , viewing how students can make almost anything using 3D printers and computer...

Helping Students in Rigorous High School Classes

Helping students in rigorous high school classes proved to be difficult for an Advanced Placement teacher who was teaching a college level English class in high school. Gifted students are often taken for granted when it comes to needing academic help....

Calculus as an Exercise Challenge

Calculus is an advanced level of high school math, but calculus as an exercise challenge is making the subject accessible to a group of high school students at Wahtonka Community School in Oregon. As students do real exercises, squats and vertical jumps, they chart...