STEM Sites

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    STEM Resources

    TeachEngineering - http://www.teachengineering.org/

     

    DISCOVER ENGINEERING Toolkit - http://www.eweek.org/EngineersWeek/EngineersWeek.aspx

     


       Engineers Make a World of Difference.  Celebrate engineer-volunteerism and outreach. (Thanks to Julia for finding this and posting it first)

     

    STEM Education Coalition - http://www.stemedcoalition.org/

     

    Engineer Your Life - http://engineeryourlife.org

     

    MN STEM - http://www.mn-stem.com/

     

    STEM Educational Institute - http://k12s.phast.umass.edu/stem/

     

    National Science Foundation - http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5488

     

    Journal of STEM Education and Research- http://www.auburn.edu/research/litee/jstem/

     

    MIT Office of  Engineering Outreach Programs (Resources) - http://web.mit.edu/stem/Links.html

     

    Northwestern University Office of Science, Technology and Math Education - http://www.osep.northwestern.edu/

     

    STEM Transitions - http://www.stemtransitions.org

     

    Engineer Your Life (Designed for Girls) - http://www.EngineerYourLife.org/

     

    Engineer Girl (Middle School) - http://www.engineergirl.org/

     

    Open Source Resources for STEM (TCEA presentation)

    Math

    Mathtrax - http://prime.jsc.nasa.gov/mathtrax/download.htm

    • contains equation editor
    • text appears to explain equation that you input
    • Sound option allows you to play the sound of the graph

    Geogebra - http://www.geogebra.org/cms/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=71&Itemid=55

    • download available in different languages

    Science

    Celestia- tool for exploring the universe

    http://www.shatters.net/celestia/

    • Great way to illustrate factors of 10
    • Images do not remap resolution as they do in Google Earth
    • Contains browser
    • Contains calculator

    Virtual Lab- http://www.chemcollective.org/applets/vlab.php

    • virtual microscope
    • 200 gb of images

    Scratch- http://scratch.mit.edu/

    • Programming Language
    • different languages available
    • sharing community
    • 50.00 component you can buy will allow sound to be input

    Phet- http://phet.colorado.edu/index.php

    • interactive simulations