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mySci Do program brings science to life for St. Louis students

By myralopez on January 1, 2019 in Science, STEM

A collaboration of Washington University’s Institute for School Partnership, The Little Bit Foundation and other community partners is seeking to provide more equitable access to 21st century STEM in underserved schools. The mySci Do program engages students in learning through making, comp...

2019 Darwin Day Celebration

By myralopez on December 27, 2018 in

Celebrate Charles Darwin’s birthday with a free evolution education event for area K-12 teachers DATE: Saturday, February 9, 2019 TIME: Registration & continental breakfast 8 am. Program 8:25 am to 1:00 pm LOCATION: Room 202, Life Sciences Building, Washington University Danforth Campus Keyno...

ISP has plan to boost math instruction, hires two math specialists

By myralopez on August 24, 2018 in Faculty & Staff, STEM

How many times have you heard people say, “I’m not good at math!” It’s become such a common refrain that the statement usually draws laughs or nods of agreement. But why is it socially acceptable to say you’re bad at math but not to say that you’re bad at English or reading? Most people would [&h...