Elementary school (K-5)

Developing Digital Makers in the Coding Makerspace to Include Boys of Color in Computer Science Learning and Cybersecurity Workforce Development

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Expired
Ninety-five underrepresented boys of color grades 4-12 in Central Texas engaged in relevant digital maker projects, earning certification in Python, and gaining real-world experience through mentoring and cyber security workforce development activities.
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Improving the Pipeline for Rural and American Indian Students Entering Computer Science Via Storytelling

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Active
We will lead middle school students through the process of learning to use Alice to tell their story, through a guided program, and then to let them learn and explore how to create their own story using Alice in primarily Native American communities.
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Project BUILD (Building Using an Interactive Learning Design)

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Expired
350 youth (grades 2-5), 100 caregivers, 16+ librarians, and 16+ engineers participate in a library education program centered on engaging youth with age-appropriate, technology-rich STEM learning experiences fundamental to the engineering process.
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Connections in the Making: Elementary Students, Teachers, and STEM Professionals Integrating Science and Engineering to Design Community Solutions

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Active
Eighteen teachers engage more than 400 grades 3-5 students in Boston and Marlborough, Massachusetts in community-connected, integrated science and engineering curriculum units.
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Innovative Technology in Science Inquiry

The Innovative Technology in Science Inquiry project engages students in STEM activities through the integrated use of technologies that include modeling, computational thinking, and real-time data acquisition. This comprehensive project will assist teachers in preparing diverse students for STEM careers by engaging them in exciting, inquiry-based science projects.

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Data Modeling with Young Learners and Their Families

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Expired
Fifty children ages 5-8 and their adult caregivers, from underrepresented New York City populations, participate in a 6-week workshop series offering playful, hands-on, collaborative exploration of foundational concepts of modeling and analyzing data.
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Conference on Literacies in Engineering for Access and Participation

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Expired
50 scholars and practitioners in engineering and literacy will meet for a two day conference to explore intersections between equity, engineering, and literacy and suggest a related research and practice agenda for the country.
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A Consortium Approach to CS for All

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Expired
The CSforAll Consortium brings together CS education content providers, funders, researchers, and schools to share resources and models of successful CS education implementation.
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A MULTI Approach to Engaging Students and Teachers in Effective STEM Education

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Expired
36 Denver preservice educators and 36 inservice teachers, with 18 teachers from across the 6 US GLOBE regions participate in summer institutes, impacting 6500 grade 4-8 students by helping them collaborate with their peers on data-driven research.
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COMmunities Educating Tomorrow's Scientists (COMETS)

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Expired
COMETS targets 200 low-income, underrepresented and minority students at five community centers in Charleston, WV, for inclusion in a NASA-centered informal science education program.
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