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SCI-TALKS (Supporting Community Initiatives for Teaching, Learning, and Knowing Science)

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Expired
Three hundred students in grades 3 to 5 and 80 preservice educators will engage in an energy and environment after-school program utilizing hand-held probeware led by the preservice teachers in a non-traditional science methods course.
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STEM Digital Images in Geoscience Investigations: Teaching Analysis with Light (STEM DIGITAL)

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Expired
STEM DIGITAL will enable 90 high school and middle school STEM teachers and their students to conduct environmental research aided by the analysis of images from digital cameras, scanners, and the Internet.
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Studio STEM: Engaging Middle School Students in Networked Science and Engineering Projects

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Expired
More than 200 grade 5-8 youth from low-income rural communities in southwestern Virginia participate in design-based science learning in after school and summer camp experiences where digital tools and social media are tightly intertwined.
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Digispired ii: Workforce Investigation Inspiration for STEM (wiiSTEM)

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Expired
Digispired ii encourages seventy Virginia students to investigate mathematics, science, and engineering principles such as kinematics and kinesthetics related to the use of game controllers like wiimotes and dance pads as they create games using a
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Digispired: Digital Inspiration for Interactive Game Design and Programming Skills

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Expired
The Digispired (Digitally Inspired) project provides 90 urban and rural low-income middle school students opportunities to learn computer programming, computer animation, and digital imaging; students can put into practice what they’re learning by
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Games Requiring Advanced Developmental Understanding and Achievement in Technological Endeavors (GRADUATE)

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Expired
Forty teachers and 100 students from "New Tech" high schools in the Research Triangle of North Carolina create STEM-related games and learn STEM skills.
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Barcoding Life's Matrix: Engaging Students as Citizen Scientists in the Barcode of Life Initiative

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Expired
Through residential research experiences for high school students, and comprehensive workshops for science teachers, approximately 2000 students will generate and submit genetic data to the International Barcode of Life Initiative.
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The FabLab Classroom: Preparing Students for the Next Industrial Revolution

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Expired
One hundred and sixty students in grades 4 and 5 and 8 elementary teachers will employ manufacturing design processes and digital fabrication to create physical models, learning underlying mathematical concepts in meaningful contexts.
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The Pulsar Search Collaboratory

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Expired
The Pulsar Search Collaboratory project (PSC) engages 60 West Virginia teachers and 600 students in world class research in radio astronomy through the analysis of data collected using the Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope (GBT).
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Game Design Through Mentoring and Collaboration

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Expired
Two hundred middle and high school students in the Washington, DC area with teachers, scientists, and experts to increase their motivation, achievement, and exposure to STEM careers and disciplines through game design, mentoring, and collaboration.
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