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Investigating environmental identity development among children in rural Alaska Native communities through intergenerational, culturally responsive community science programming

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Expanding Geospatial Technology Career Development for High School Students Through Teacher Professional Development

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Active
30 educators learn to facilitate teacher workshops which enable 900 teachers nationwide to implement geospatial technology-integrated lessons with 27,000 6-12 grade students to increase 21st century skills, GST career awareness and engagement
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Broadening Interest in Geosciences, Habitat, and Technology among Girls

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One hundred and forty urban and suburban girls in grades 9-12 in Juneau and Fairbanks, Alaska, explore geoscience, technology, and biology careers through hands-on experiences and mentoring during summer academies and Saturday programming.
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Collaborative Research: Human-Centered Robotics Experiences for Exploring Engineering, Computer Science, and Society

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Grade 7-12 teachers and students in Alaska schools develop human-centered robotics & telepresence platforms for their real-life needs, while learning STEM, engineering & computer science.
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Innovative Technology-Enabled Astronomy for Middle Schools II (ITEAMS II)

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Active
ITEAMS II is an online learning community using the Harvard Observatory's research-grade robotic telescope to increase the interest of middle-school youth, especially girls and underserved students, in information and communication technology careers.
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GIS/T Resources and Applications for Career Education (GRACE)

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Expired
Five thousand explorers, 2,500 investigators, 300 interns and 120 teachers will receive GIS/T training, integrate GIS/T in teaching and learning in STEM and social studies, and apply GIS/T to solve real-world problems.
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The CryptoClub: Extending Learning with Student-Generated Tutorials

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Active
Approximately 150 middle-grade students in 15 afterschool cryptography clubs, mostly in Illinois, are developing online video tutorials that explain their solutions to mathematics and cryptography problems.
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oDREAMS: Promoting Computational Thinking through Game & Simulation Design

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Expired
This is a scale-up project aimed at developing Computational Thinking with 200 teachers and 15,000 middle school students while studying how face-to-face, online, and blended PD models support teachers implementing computer programming curricula.
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