The following links and resources are available to educators and parents. Many of these are links to other organizations, and we cannot guarantee their continued viability.
NEA grant site - Finding funding to develop top-notch instruction can be challenging.
Ed.gov STEM grant site – US Government STEM grants
ING Unsung Heroes - The ING Unsung Heroes program annually provides grants to K-12 educators utilizing new teaching methods and techniques that improve learning.
Clean Tech Competition - The Clean Tech Competition is a unique, worldwide research and design challenge for pre-college youth. The program encourages scientific understanding of real-world issues and the integration of environmentally responsible energy sources.
Lowes Toolbox for Education – supports requests that have a permanent impact such as facility enhancement (both indoor and outdoor) as well as landscaping/clean up type projects.
LiveSlide – Creates a classroom experience so immersive, that it is more interesting to pay attention than to daydream.
Try Engineering – 29 games kids can play to try engineering
60 Apps for teaching STEM/STEAM - Using a tablet to explore STEAM concepts is a natural pairing—as kids drag, draw and create they learn more about technology and the world around them.