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Impacts of Active Learning in STEM – What the data show

Add depth to authentic inquiry and make an impact with active learning in your classroom.   This Summer master teachers Zhanna Glazenburg and Craig Buszka will take a deep dive into Active Learning – but what exactly is Active Learning and how can it help your students? The largest study of Active Learning to date,

SBG & Alternative Assessments in STEM

“Learning is not a competition.” Use of alternative assessments in interdisciplinary STEM classrooms is gradually expanding and being refined. Who are you learning from and what is working for you? In this blog post we explore the idea of Standards-Based Grading in STEM, and the importance of developing alternative assessments to meet the needs of all

Leveraging the Power of Teacher-Led Professional Learning

Program Director Chris Kennedy will be presenting on STEMteachersNYCat a STEM in NYC Colloquium presented by the Department of Mathematics at Teachers College, Columbia University this Thursday! Here is a quick excerpt of the presentation he’ll be giving: STEM Teacher Agency: Leveraging the Power of Teacher-Led Professional Learning As the demand for STEM education and workforce development has

STEM Expo 2019 Speakers and Lineup!

The STEM Expo is a teacher-led forum exploring the future of STEM Education in NYC and beyond. Drawing from our 1100+ member network of STEM educators, the event will include live demos and displays, an interactive Unconference, and presentations from teachers and practitioners working in the field today. June 9th | 10am – 2pm @

STEMteachersNYC is Hiring a Program Manager

As part of a dynamic team, the Program Manager works closely with the Program Director and President to help promote and coordinate STEMteachersNYC’s professional development programs for science and math educators. The Program Manager will be responsible for assisting with workshop operations, registration, outreach and marketing, membership, administrative duties and other necessary activities to increase

Apply for a Summer 2019 Scholarship

The STEMteachersNYC Excellence in STEM Teaching Award is a scholarship program dedicated to supporting STEM teachers who have demonstrated excellence in their teaching practice and a willingness to continuously learn and grow as educators. The scholarship award covers the cost of professional development programs offered this summer by STEMteachersNYC. This year, thanks to the Wanninkhof