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Career Pathways Series Educator's Guides for Energy and Green Technology, Engineering, Health and Biosciences, and Manufacturing.
Connect a Million Minds Inspire the next generation of problem solvers by connecting young people to the wonders of science, technology, engineering and math.
Design Squad Nation Engage kids in hands-on engineering. Use the Design Squad Nation activities, animations, video profiles, and episodes in classrooms and afterschool programs, in libraries and museums, at events and at home.
Engineer Girl! This website is part of a National Academy of Engineering (NAE) project to bring national attention to the opportunity that engineering represents to all people at any age, but particularly to women and girls.
Engineering Education Service Center Engineering Education Service Center (EESC) is an engineering education company that specializes in providing products and resources for K-12 schools to teach and share the fun of engineering. From curriculum to books, DVDs, posters, T-shirts and other motivational products, we aim to make engineering understandable and accessible to everyone.
Engineering Go For It A variety of tools to boost your students’ math and science skills, enliven the classroom with engineering projects, expand your own professional horizons and stay informed.
Khan Academy The Khan Academy is a non-profit organization on a mission with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere. All of the site's resources are available free of charge to anyone whether a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal, adult returning to the classroom after 20 years, or a friendly alien just trying to get a leg up in earthly biology.
Mind 42 T-STEM Project Based Learning Mind Map
MIT BLOSSOMS Visit the BLOSSOMS Video Library anytime to browse and download lessons to use in your classroom. Every lesson is a complete resource that includes video segments, a teacher’s guide, downloadable hand-outs and a list of additional online resources relevant to the topic.
National Center for Technological Literacy The National Center for Technological Literacy (NCTL) has been helping to educate children and adults in a variety of educational settings since 2004. This Museum of Science, Boston initiative is active nationwide via partnerships that seek to raise awareness and understanding of engineering in schools and museums.
National Girls Collaborative Project The vision of the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) is to bring together organizations throughout the United States that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
NASA Education NASA resources for educators and students.
Science360 Knowledge Network Science360 Knowledge Network immerses visitors in the latest wonders of science, engineering, technology and math. We gather the latest science videos provided by scientists, colleges and universities, science and engineering centers, the National Science Foundation and more.
STEM LiveBinder LiveBinder with collection of links for STEM teacher sites, engineering education, blogs, news articles, sites for students, and robotics.
STEM Magazine S.T.E.M. Magazine exists to provide clarity on the subject of incorporating science, technology, engineering and mathematics into every class curriculum. In addition, S.T.E.M. Magazine strives to encourage educators about the urgent need for this inclusion in light of their responsibility to equip students fully for their careers.
Teach Engineering The TeachEngineering digital library provides teacher-tested, standards-based engineering content for K-12 teachers engineering content for K12 teachers to use in science and math classrooms. Engineering lessons connect real-world experiences with curricular content already taught in K-12 classrooms. Mapped to educational content standards, TeachEngineering's comprehensive curricula are hands-on, inexpensive, and relevant to children's daily lives.
Teach for America Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.
TED-Ed TED-Ed's mission is to capture and amplify the voices of great educators around the world by pairing extraordinary educators with talented animators to produce a new library of curiosity-igniting videos on YouTube.
Texas Girls Collaborative Project The Texas Girls Collaborative Project (TxGCP) connects organizations and individuals across Texas committed to informing and motivating girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering (TAME) Trailblazer The Trailblazer is a 40-foot exhibit trailer that houses a variety of engineering and science exhibits targeted at students in grades 3 to 7. As it travels across the state, the Trailblazer engages students, teachers and parents through hands-on activities and exhibits that highlight fundamental concepts in science and engineering.
Try Engineering A resource for students, their parents, their teachers and their school counselors.
West Virginia Department of Education A good collection of lesson plans for STEM units.