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STEM Enrichment activities spark student interest in STEM from the earliest grades through high school. They also provide experiential learning opportunities for educators. Our programs are great for students and teachers from all backgrounds and interests, and are designed to complement classroom learning and teaching by providing exciting, engaging, hands-on experiences. EXPLORE
STEM Competitions are designed to expose students to scientific research methods and engineering principles in an interactive, hands-on way, and enables them to compete for recognition, scholarships and awards. EXPLORE
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August 27, 2020
Since 2010, graphic designer, Elizabeth Monoian, and architect, Robert Ferry, have been stimulating imaginations by running renewable energy art installation competitions across the globe.
August 13, 2020
To help teachers facilitate continuity of learning and provide extracurricular educational opportunities amid the chaos of closed schools, the Technology Student Association (TSA) has bolstered strategies to support virtual STEM learning for students. Social distancing restrictions has required even the most innovative educators to get very creative.
August 3, 2020
As a scientist, longtime science fair aficionado and STEM enthusiast, becoming involved with AEOP was a no brainer for Laura Tenorio. Tenorio currently teaches at Taos Academy, a charter school in New Mexico, where she operates the Tyger Lab.
July 28, 2020
On behalf of AEOP, eCYBERMISSION is seeking Mini-Grant applications for the 2020-2021 academic school year. The National Science Teaching Association (NSTA) administers the eCYBERMISSION competition for AEOP as part of the Battelle Consortium. This collaboration is formed by the AEOP cooperative agreement and is awarded to the Battelle Memorial Institute. eCYBERMISSION is a web-based Science, […]
July 17, 2020
The Next Generation STEM Teaching Project (NGSTP) is a teacher professional development opportunity which includes funding for a classroom project.
June 30, 2020
Camp Invention (CI) was not able to offer its typical summer programming, so they brought CI to the homes of their students with Camp Invention Connect! This summer, young inventors are joining CI Connect virtually and exploring the world of STEM from home.