New Teaching Approaches are Needed for Math and Science

New teaching approaches are needed for math and science.  Ever ask an average teenage girl how she feels about science and math? Reponses vary from “I can’t seem to get it” to “Ech, I can’t stand it” and far worse. What is it about math and science instruction...

Lessons in Personal Finance

It’s important to teach our kids lessons in personal finance. Some Colorado school districts already include personal finance topics in their curriculum. On the other hand many didn’t or only gave them minimal attention. The shortcomings of the...

Fun Ways to Teach STEM

Click image to purchase bookNew and fun ways to teach STEM concepts are popping up all over the United States. At Reynoldsburg High School’s eSTEM Academy, students imaginations can now come to life.They have built a lot of amazing things: A computer desk out of...

The Engineering Piece of STEM Learning

There are so many schools working to make the engineering piece of STEM learning fun. Centaurus High School freshmen had a great time in the engineering lab at the University of Colorado. They designed acrylic towers and then watched machines crush them. Sounds like a...

Giving Schools a Grade

It’s important to grade the job that educators are doing by giving schools a grade. This is what they are doing in Michigan with a colored rating scale. Click here to purchase book Green schools are the top preforming while red are the least. There are varying...