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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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May 15, 2020
Last month, the National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium went virtual for the 58th annual national competition. While the format for this year’s competition was different than usual, the student research was as impressive as always.
May 12, 2020
The National Science Teaching Association (NSTA) administers the eCYBERMISSION program on behalf of the Army Educational Outreach Program. As a longstanding partner, NSTA oversees this web-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) competition for students grades six through nine that enables participants to recognize the real-life applications of STEM.
March 19, 2020
Camp Invention is a weeklong summer camp that introduces AEOP’s youngest learners to the world of STEM. Here’s a note from the folks at Camp Invention about why this program is great for your young learners.
March 18, 2020
When working as a former school administrator in Prince George’s County Public School District in Maryland, Dr. Debbie Conn watched the evolution and growth of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
February 24, 2020
Cathy Tombasco has always been passionate about bringing out the best in her students. As a gifted K-8 teacher in Pennsylvania’s Hazelton School District, Ms. Tombasco recognizes the value in challenging students to think dynamically through year-long projects – like eCYBERMISSION.
January 27, 2020
Thomas Colburn, a Stanford University student studying chemical engineering, was recently awarded one of AEOP’s Technical Symposia Travel awards to attend the Materials and Science Technology Conference (MS&T) this fall.