STEMteachersNYC Announces Partnership with New Visions

STEMteachersNYC is excited to announce that we have launched a partnership with New Visions for Public Schools, a non-profit which has designed, created and sustained NYC public schools for 25 years with 80 schools now under its wing. STEMteachersNYC former and upcoming board members, Kelly O’Shea and Mark Schober are working on creating a new

STEMteachersNYC Featured in Forbes Article on STEM Education

STEMteachersNYC’s programs are featured in a recent article in Forbes Magazine written by 100Kin10’s Talia Milgrom-Elcott! In the article, Talia explores the importance of teacher professional growth and collaborative school cultures. There are 2 photographs featured in the piece including an image of Yi Li (Elementary Science Teacher, STEMteachersNYC Research/Operations Manager) learning how to use a Sphero

Playing with Physics: Pyret Is Not Just Coding

By Alvin Jiang | August 2018 STEMteachersNYC is an organization that helps educators explore different approaches to teaching in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Their programs utilize a teaching approach called modeling instruction where participants use whiteboards to develop models of physical phenomena and allow small groups to take notes and think from each other’s

Discover STEM: Looking into the Teacher World as a Student

By Cindy Yan | August 2018 This summer is special to me, Cindy Yan, a rising high school junior who was born in China and goes to school in California. I recently attended a workshop organized by STEMteachersNYC called Computational Modeling in Physics as an intern. As a student in a room of teachers, I

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Announces STEM Loan Forgiveness Program

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy made a big move to encourage students to pursue a STEM education. He gave the green light for a STEM Loan Forgiveness Program. North Jersey News relayed the governor’s belief that innovation has always been a strong suit in New Jersey. “We’re trying to reclaim that space,” he exclaimed. The Program’s Objective

NYC DOE STEM Institute | Summer 2018 Registration

STEMteachersNYC is excited to be partnering with the New York City Department of Education’s STEM Institute this summer. Registration is now open for all NYC public schools teachers to sign up for workshops that will take place August 7 – 9. Make sure to check out our workshop ST27 – Project-based Learning Strategies in STEM​ led