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STEM: A Gateway to Possibility for Girls
parents, STEAM, teachers

On MLK Jr. Day this year, 180 girls in Seattle attended an event focused on encouraging interest in STEM fields. After watching Hidden Figures, the untold story of three minority women working for NASA, students heard from a panel of women in STEM. The title of the movie is appropriate...

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10 Tips for Helping Your School's 1:1 Initiative Succeed
ed tech, STEAM, teachers

1:1 initiatives are a great way to increase access to technology to drive student success in and out of the classroom. However, as with most technology solutions, it’s more than just buying the computers and tablets and handing them to kids. Use our tried and true tips to ensure that...

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Why Kids Should Learn Code
ed tech, innovation, parents, STEAM, teachers

Programming is not only an integral part of our lives, but it’s a skill that opens up career opportunities across nearly every industry. Whether it’s creating a website or app or knowing how to create experiences online that inspire and engage people, coding is an essential 21st century skill. While...

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Top 6 Free Resources for Coding with Your Kids
ed tech, parents, STEAM

We get a lot of questions from parents on the best ways to practice coding at home. This is especially true of parents who don’t feel comfortable in their own coding skills. So, we’ve compiled this list of free resources that we consistently recommend as great places for any family...

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