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
by Becky Melancon Visit the Charleston County Public Library to check out their displays of STEM-related books for all ages, including fascinating stories of research and innovation, inspiring biographies of scientists and inventors, and practical information about careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. Feed your passion for all things STEM at the library!
Tune in to get a more in-dept look at the Charleston STEM Festival. Times and stations that air Carolina Perspectives are:
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
Your public library has so many resources available to support STEM education. In addition to books, magazines and reference materials in the library, many now offer online resources including e-books, e-magazines and research databases. The Charleston County Public Library now offers free STEM ebooks from Sylvan Dell (for students K5 primarily) and a science database,
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.
by Rhett Nettles, S2TEM Centers SC firstname.lastname@example.org When thinking about art, most folks probably don’t think about mathematics. If they do, it might be limited to the golden ratio, MC Escher, or fractal art — but the connection goes much deeper. Consider, for example, visual realistic art where the artist is attempting to pull the
There is a critical need for the US to promote science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) literacy. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook: Overview of the 2008-2018 Projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nationally 62% of all jobs today require STEM skills and too many of our students fail to graduate with these skills. STEM
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