Professional Development

  • Principals Sought for STEM Research Leadership Project

    The program will use virtual reality and online coaching. The purpose: to help principals improve their abilities to observe, analyze and communicate improvements to classroom instruction, particularly as it relates to access and equity in STEM.

  • Getting Trained to Teach Robotics

    Getting Trained to Teach Robotics

    This professional development opportunity helps you with the basics and even includes freely available curriculum.

  • During the open house for the Urban STEM Education Center, student members of an area robotics club demonstrated a robot made out of Legos as part of the First Lego League, a competition for elementary and middle school students. Source: Urban STEM Education Center.

    U Akron Teacher College Opens STEM Education Center

    An Ohio education college has established a new center to help teachers attain STEM professional development. The Urban STEM Education Center at the University of Akron's College of Education will also conduct research and evaluate STEM education programs at the local, state and federal levels.

  • Robotic Sets Bring STEM to Classrooms

    Robotic Sets Bring STEM to Classrooms

    Two STEM education companies are working together to market robotic kits with components, curriculum and professional development.