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(CANCELED) Free Code.org Workshop for K-5 Teachers

By myralopez on June 13, 2019 in

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED FREE workshop on computer science fundamentals. With the help of Code.org, the Institute for School Partnership is providing a no cost, one-day workshop for elementary (K-5) school teachers in Hannibal, Missouri, that are interested in teaching computer science. In...

Physics Family Fun Day: Electricity & Magnetism

By myralopez on February 21, 2019 in

Calling all middle school students and their families! Join us as we talk about Van der Graaff generators, magnetic induction, batteries and more!  Learn some shocking facts with demos and hands-on activities! Make your own battery and experience levitating plates. RSVP at washu.physics.outrach@g...

Lecture: Physics in Diagnostic Medicine

By myralopez on February 7, 2019 in

FREE public lecture for all audiences with Dr. James Miller. He’ll discuss the role of physics in diagnostic medicine. There will be a Q&A session following the lecture. The talk is accessible to those with little to no background in physics or medicine, ages 10 and up. Check out the pr...

STEM TQ experience inspires teachers to create garden club

By myralopez on August 17, 2018 in Science, STEM, STEMpact

Like the nation’s former First Lady Michelle Obama, teachers at Barack Obama Elementary School are using gardening to teach students about health, math, and science. Working under the guidance of teachers and Monsanto volunteers, students at Obama Elementary recently took to the school grounds to...