Date: 12/08/16 Time: 6pm-7pm Target Audience: Young ladies of all ages (girls only event) Event Description: December 5-11 is Computer Science education week. In support of other nationwide events, CSU is teaming with Charleston Women in Tech to offer a “Girl’s Night” Hour of Code on December 8th. A flyer is attached. Its free – there is ice cream
As many in the Lowcountry know, The College of Charleston hosts Darwin Week each year in February to educate the general public on why scientific discovery is so important and how Charles Darwin embodied the true characteristics of a scientist – intellectual bravery, scientific curiosity and thinking. Piccolo Darwin Week, Darwin Week’s offspring, is an
At the Charleston County Public Library almost every program we present in the Children’s Department has an element of STEM involved, or better yet, STEAM. Art, and the imagination and creativity it promotes, is necessary to all the other components of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This month at the Library, along with programs focusing
by Les Schwartz Last year’s most tweeted exhibit will be back by popular demand. Stop by Trident Technical College’s tent and visit with The Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches– some of the largest cockroaches you will ever see. This is not your local palmetto bug. The Madagascar hissing cockroach is a large, wingless cockroach from an island
Charleston Southern University elementary education students are making math fun and interesting for students in the Lowcountry. CSU students facilitate engaging, hands-on math activities for the children to explore concepts such as the meaning of area, measuring with non-standard and standard units, patterns, the characteristics of 2-D shapes and 3-D figures, and the meaning of
This post is from the S2TEM Centers SC blog, July 2013 and is written by Dorothy Earle and Susie Teague, Education Specialists for S²TEM Centers SC. Looking for free tools to guide your thinking and actions for STEM implementation in your school? Everything you need for your STEM journey can be found at S²TEM Centers SC.
We are pleased to announce that in February 2014, we will kick-off the inaugural Charleston STEM Festival to celebrate science, technology, engineering and math in the Lowcountry. The Charleston STEM Festival will bring awareness of the wonders of hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to the Lowcountry community. The festival kick-off on Saturday, February