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A recap of the Postdoctoral Enrichment Program Twitter chat

On Dec. 12, I moderated a live Twitter chat with Ishmail Abdus-Saboor and Samira Musah, fellows of the Postdoctoral Enrichment...

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Stringing sound: Violin making at Surry Community College

“You don’t know how to read the music?” I asked, completely surprised. “No, God, no! I don’t want to know...

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Into the wild: Students explore career goals in NC Wildlife course

Since the age of 3, Tariq McBride grew up around animals. He has two snakes at home, along with a...

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A seed without soil: Hydroponics at Surry Community College

“My grandma had greenhouses, and my folks were always out gardening and landscaping and growing plants. I knew that’s what...

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Bridging the Gap Conference unites STEM educators

Last week, STEM leaders and educators gathered in Raleigh to “share ideas and resources” in topics ranging from personalized learning to...

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INTech: Bringing girls of color to code

Tucked into a renovated warehouse, there’s a colorful high-tech room with a giant glass garage door open to the sidewalk...

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Take a seat: Learning in a deskless classroom

I first heard about deskless classrooms in the spring at the State Innovation Conference held at UNCW’s Watson College of Education....

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Fashion forward: High school student weaves STEM into style

When Jalani Maxwell was a high school sophomore at the STEM Early College at NC A&T, he designed the 3D...

 

IBM’s Teacher Advisor adds math materials for students with disabilities

In need of K-8 math lesson plans? Struggling to find material suitable for your students who are English learners, or...

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Meet Victoria: The robot who gives birth

Kara Frogge and Danielle Frizsell, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) students at McDowell Technical Community College, stood over their patient. They tested...

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Innovation at the forefront: ImagineLab summer camps strive for all things new

Vicki Brent sat with 3D pen in hand, testing out drawing designs not on paper, but seemingly in the air....

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3D video game design: Where creativity reigns

Rising seventh graders Elijah Finley and Austin Emmons are into video games — so much so that they make them....