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STEM Connections October, 2015

October 1, 2015 Volume 7, Issue 3

This issue of STEM Connections is sponsored by CALU Global Online
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  • ITEEA Members: Take Advantage of Your Opportunity to Vote!
    A Board of Directors election ballot was emailed to all voting members of ITEEA on October 1st. Please take this opportunity to exercise your right to vote—and to help determine the future leadership of the association. Voting members who have not opted out of emails and who have not ...
  • ITEEA will soon launch a brand new website built to help establish an increased level of online engagement around STEM education priorities. With an emphasis on end-user interaction, the new website is an ideal framework to help ITEEA build and strengthen relationships with its members and attract ...
  • Awards Deadline is December 1st!
    Are you an ITEEA member who is integrating a quality technology and engineering education program with the school curriculum? Are you a technology and engineering teacher or supervisor who seeks professional development? Are you an undergraduate student majoring in technology and engineering ...
  • ITEEA’s 2016 STEM Showcase provides a forum to feature your best exemplar of technology and engineering instruction! Please come and share your Integrative STEM Education idea, technique, or best practice related to learning activities, marketing materials, career guidance, facility design, ...
  • ITEEA Member “Guest Blogs” Regarding LinkEngineering
    ITEEA member and National Academy of Engineering Senior Program Officer, Greg Pearson, recently wrote a guest blog for STEMconnector’s STEMblog™ regarding NAE’s new portal for PreK-12 Engineering Educators. LinkEngineering is a new online resource that supports the community of ...
  • The “Doing Project” Seeks Participants
    The Foundation for Technology and Engineering Education (FTEE)—Dugger/Gerrish Endowment, in partnership with ITEEA has commissioned a study to determine to what extent students in United States public schools use a tactile, hands-on process of problem solving involving “doing” in ...
  • If you are a current undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a teaching career that involves integrative STEM, you may be eligible to receive ITEEA’s Student Membership dues discount of 50% off the regular rate of $40. This offer is for NEW Student Members and is available only until ...
  • An Integrative STEM Elementary School Membership provides your ENTIRE staff access to the TOOLS,

    RESOURCES, NETWORK, and PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT that will ensure your students are getting the best education possible. Click to learn more about Elementary School Memberships .

    An Integrative ...
  • The House of Representatives recently unanimously passed the Senate amendment to the STEM Education Act (H.R. 1020), a bipartisan bill introduced by Science, Space, and Technology Committee Lamar Smith (R-Texas) and Rep. Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.). The bill strengthens ongoing science, technology, ...
  • SEPA to Host Professional Development Weekend
    Join members of the Society of Elementary Presidential Awardees for a first-class weekend of sharing STEM opportunities, experiences, and expertise. Sponsored by SEPA, the event will take place November 20-22, 2015 at the Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg, VA. The $750 registration fees includes a ...
  • Order your FREE Engineers Week and Girl Day 2016 Volunteer Kits
    Annual printed kits for volunteers are filled with items to make your outreach easier. Two versions are available: a standard kit for classrooms or other general venues and an Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day kit. Both versions include: full-size poster, hands-on activity guides, sample ...
  • The 20th Virginia Children’s Engineering Convention will be held February 11-12, 2016, at the Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center. PreK-5 teachers, principals, central office staff, and educational resource providers are invited to submit a session proposal that showcases best instructional ...
  • Celebrate World Space Week 2015
    From the NASA Education Express Message —October 1, 2015

    Join educators and space enthusiasts around the world to celebrate World Space Week, October 4-10, 2015. This international event commemorates the beginning of the Space Age with the launch of Sputnik 1 on October 4, 1957. World ...
  • From the NASA Education Express Message —October 1, 2015

    For a full list of events, opportunities, and more, visit the Educator and Student Current Opportunity pages on NASA’s website:


    Educator opportunities
    Student opportunities


    Are you looking for NASA ...