Grants to Enhance Delivery of STEAM-Related Activities
TheNational Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) is providing five $1,000 STEAM Educator grants to enhance STEAM-related activities, innovation, and classroom excellence for teachers in a STEAM field. Any high school STEAM teacher currently employed at a public or private high school in the United States or internationally is eligible to apply. The funds may be used for supplies, materials, fieldtrips, or other resources to enhance the delivery of their courses. To apply, teachers should respond to the following question in 500 to 800 words: How would this grant opportunity enhance your classroom effectiveness in a STEAM field?
Deadline: April 15, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. (ET), for applications
Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants aims to inspire the next generation of scientists, explorers, and conservationists by bringing science, exploration, adventure, and conservation live into classrooms through virtual speakers and fieldtrips with leading experts across the globe.
Cohosted by Astronaut Cady Coleman and physicist/author Andrew Maynard, Mission: Interplanetary, explores the “big questions”—the challenges, opportunities, and mysteries facing us as we seek to build positive futures here on Earth and beyond.
On April 27 from 10 to 11 a.m. (PT), Sprouts Farmers Market’s Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation, in collaboration with the School Garden Support OrganizationNetwork, will present the first-ever virtual garden-based learning event with lessons taught by students at school garden sites across the country.