Society for Science and the Public Introduces Middle School Research Teachers Conference

The Society for Science and the Public has announced the first-ever Middle School Research Teachers Conference. This peer-led professional development conference is for middle school teachers who have an interest in leading students in science research (science fair-type) projects. Fifty teachers will be selected via lottery to come to Washington, DC, all-expenses-paid, for a weekend … Continue reading Society for Science and the Public Introduces Middle School Research Teachers Conference

How a Teacher in Rural Oklahoma Started a Science-Fair Dynasty

In an age of rapidly advancing technology, exposure to STEM Education is more critical than ever. Deborah Cornelison, a science teacher from Oklahoma recognized the importance of STEM education in her classrooms. According to the Pew Research center, jobs in the STEM field are some of the fastest growing in America, but students in rural … Continue reading How a Teacher in Rural Oklahoma Started a Science-Fair Dynasty