Category Archives: STEM

Educator Voice: How this architecture teacher’s students are designing solutions to address climate change

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by Richard Knoeppel As a child growing up in the 1970s, I was part of a generation aware of the importance of taking care of…read more

Kahoot & NewsHour EXTRA series: “News Round-up” and “Power of Invention” games

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Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland (L) photo by Graeme Jennings/Pool via REUTERS and high school student (R) via PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs.  …read more

Educator Voice: Dr. Peter Hotez takes questions from educators about the vaccine

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Dr. Peter Hotez, vaccine scientist, and teacher Sari Beth Rosenberg, PBS NewsHour EXTRA host.   If you are a school faculty or staff member and…read more

Educator Voice: Dr. Eric Feigl-Ding on what it takes to keep classrooms safe

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Dr. Eric Feigl-Ding, epidemiologist, fellow at Federation of American Scientists and father to a 7-year old son, speaking on PBS NewsHour EXTRA Educator Zoom  …read more

Educator Voice: Finding purpose in invention during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Doug Scott testing out one of The Shield Team 2020’s face shields.   by Doug Scott, engineering teacher, Hopkinton High School, Hopkinton, Mass. The Shield…read more

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