Great STEM Resources for Teaching and Learning
Below are links to STEM related Web sites, forums, and organizations that we believe will help you teach STEM, find funding for STEM activities and products, and much more. Be sure to check out arborsci.com/stem for some of our favorite STEM products, too.
State by State STEM Education Resources - from eSchool News
STEM Resources Galore! – Dozens of links to great STEM resources from STEM educator Jim Forde
Livebinders.com - 100+ STEM Websites & Webtools for Teachers.
STEM Activities – Hundreds of STEM activities from SmartChick’s Pinterest page.
10 Best Resources for K-12 projects – from eSchool News
STEM Magazine – Back issues available for FREE. Focuses on issues and resources to support educators. Inspiring and fueling the creative process of curriculum presentation while also addressing the personal needs associated by the relentless pressures of instruction, testing preparation, class discipline and district demands is a high priority in every issue.
STEMReports.com - Brings you the latest research for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education from groups including the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA) and the Council of State Science Supervisors (CSSS).
PBS KIDS' Design Squad Nation - Provides elementary teachers with over 100 easy-to-do engineering design projects that can be replicated either in the classroom or used as do-at-home activities for students and their parents.
STEM Connect - provides real-world STEM curriculum and career development resources from Discovery Education highlighting the connections among science, technology, engineering and math.
Change the Equation - Change the Equations (CtE) was launched on September 16, 2010, by President Obama as part of the Educate to Innovate External link opens in new window or tab. campaign. CtE is a CEO-led effort to dramatically improve STEM education.
Stem Education Coalition: The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Coalition works to support STEM programs for teachers and students at the U. S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and other agencies that offer STEM related programs.
International Society for Technology in Education: ISTE is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK-12 and higher education.
National Science Teachers Association: The largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA's current membership of 60,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education.
University of Minnesota STEM Education Center Experts from UofM’s STEM Education Center are available for leading professional development workshops, in-services, and providing consultation on STEM curricula implementation and development.