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Daily News Lesson: 17-year-old invents color changing sutures that detect infection

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Read and discuss the impact of Dasia Taylor’s new color changing sutures Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Design a thermoelectric generator to help meet UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Learn about a promising source of renewable energy and make your own sustainable design Continue reading

Lesson plan: How Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) inventions save lives and how students can help

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In this NewsHour lesson, learn how your students can create prototypes of personal protective equipment, including face shields. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Invent ways to help get your community vaccinated

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Learn about the COVID-19 vaccines, then use that knowledge to invent ways to improve vaccine distribution in your own community. Continue reading

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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