Free US Navy STEM Virtual Field Trip 10/16/2018

The United States Navy is giving a free virtual trip and curriculum, for seven experiments at their Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center on October 16th at 1pm Eastern. The experiments will cover “Ocean Light and Communication & Invisible Light”, and will be especially tailored to middle school classrooms. Navy scientists will inform students about…

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New for 2018-19! Regional STEM Days for Students RFP

Request for Proposals North Dakota STEM Ecosystem Title: Regional STEM Days for Students (Click here to download as PDF) Goal/Purpose: To encourage educational entities and business/industry partners to participate in STEM activities/projects for K-12 students within each of the five designated ND STEM Network Regions (see Map). Eligible Recipients: K-12 districts, Area Career and Technology Centers,…

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ND STEM Network Attains STEM Learning Ecosystem Designation

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release: May 30, 2018 Contact: Beth Demke Gateway to Science beth@gscience.org 701-258-1975 Claire LaBeaux STEM Learning Ecosystems Headquarters claire@prclaire.com 925-337-0244 North Dakota STEM Ecosystem Selected to Join Global STEM Learning Ecosystems Community of Practice; NORTH DAKOTA Wins Support to Build Connections Among Local Schools, Businesses, Other Partners Bismarck, ND – The…

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ND DPI Makes Screenings of “Most Likely to Succeed” Available at NO COST to Schools, Districts, Communities, Organizations

Consider hosting a screening of MLTS, or be on a panel/share video of your innovative practices at ND STEAM 2017. If your school, district or group is interested in hosting a screening of Most Likely to Succeed at no cost, please contact Beth Larson-Steckler at (701)328-3544 or Shauna Greff at (701)328-2958. Contact NDDPI to alert…

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Local UAS summit grows with industry

By: Brandi Jewett, Forum News Service Delore Zimmerman can’t predict exactly where the unmanned aircraft systems industry is going, but he can tell you where it’s been. Zimmerman is the executive director of the Red River Valley Research Corridor, the organization that has held the annual UAS Summit & Expo in Grand Forks since its…

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ND STEM Delphi Study

Researchers at Valley City State University seek to identify effective STEM programs throughout North Dakota. A select group of experts have been invited to participate in this research study examining Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education in North Dakota. This study is being conducted by the Great Plains STEM Education Center at Valley City State…

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