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Focus on mathematics, including STEM, STEAM, and engineering-related topics.

Computer Science Competition

Sep 17, 2018


Computer Science Competition

Each year the American Computer Science League (ACSL) organizes a computer science or programming competition for precollege students in five divisions—Senior, Intermediate, Junior, Classroom, and Elementary. A preliminary competition, in which individual students compete to get their school team qualified for the All-Star Contest, consists of four contests, each of which has two parts: a written section (called “shorts”) and a programming section.

Kahn Academy Young Children

Aug 15, 2018


Program Inspiring Learning and Discovery for Young Children

The nonprofit Khan Academy has launched Khan Academy Kids for early learners (aged 2–5). The education app includes thousands of original activities, books, videos, and lessons, and combines subjects such as math and reading with creative activities.

Math Games

Aug 15, 2018


Digital Playground Exploring Mathematical Thinking

Polyup is a free digital programming environment—designed for mathematics and computer science classrooms—which translates abstract mathematical concepts and exercises into physical form.

Explore how things work in 3D with AR app JigSpace.

Jun 01, 2018


3D Animations Demonstrating the Way Objects Work

When students ask, “How does that work?” they can easily find out on the JigSpace platform. Using the app (for iOS), students can view step-by-step interactive 3D breakdowns of complex ideas, objects, and phenomena.

Use Art to Teach Social Studies, Science, Language Arts, and Math

May 01, 2018


Activities Integrating the Arts into Other Disciplines

The Walters Art Museum in Maryland offers free Integrating the Arts activities that are ideal for visual arts teachers who want to integrate the arts into other disciplines or for non-arts teachers who want to venture into the world of art.

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