Each school year, the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) awards grants of up to $500 to worthy projects that significantly influence student learning, and inspire and advance the future of aerospace. AIAA’s Classroom Grant Program encourages development of innovative aerospace activities within the prescribed curriculum.
Inspiring Girls Expeditions interweaves science, art, and backcountry travel to inspire girls to become curious, confident, and successful leaders for the future. Presently Inspiring Girls Expeditions, in partnership with the College of Natural Science and Mathematics at University of Alaska Fairbanks, is selecting expedition teams of eight or nine teenage girls and three instructors to spend 12 days exploring and learning about glaciers and the alpine or marine environment.
Medieval Engineers is a sandbox game about the engineering, construction, and maintenance of architectural works and mechanical equipment using medieval technology. Players build cities, castles, and fortifications; they also construct mechanical devices and perform landscaping and underground mining.
The Code Twins, a children’s book from Skyward, introduces coding concepts to young readers of all backgrounds as they take on a programming mission with the book’s main characters—Brett, Yvette, and their robot friend, Cody Point Two.
Each month we publish blogs and several newsletters full of
digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM
resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned
to the most in 2018.