In addition to our own STEM program, we want to share information about other useful STEM materials and opportunities. We will be adding links to appropriate websites and pdf files with useful information.
http://www.amightygirl.com/ claims to have the world’s largest collection of books, toys and movies for smart, confident, and courageous girls.
Site by National Academy of Engineering has materials to interest young people in the field of engineering. Cool Content and Activities section has ideas for small projects. The SHOP section has books, DVDs, posters and other items for sale.
“An Engineering Education Makes a World of Difference” <http://eemawod.org/> OR <http://engineeringaworldofdifference.org/> highlights role models who have used an engineering education to innovate products, processes, and services that improve human health, welfare, and happiness. In addition to the role models, the site provides links to other sites that explain what engineering is and where visitors can find out more about engineering.
see Resources topic for activity ideas, including some in Spanish.
see Resources topic for list of websites especially useful for parents
‘Engineering- Go For It’ is a site by American Society for Engineering Education,
with interactive material, newsletter and magazine; for students, educators, and parents.
A diagram of general career areas organized by interests: