Resource Center Navigate Education in PA K-12 Education Resources PSU STEM Outreach Opportunities Navigate Education in PA Database 3D Molecular Designs Lesson plans that require students to take part in the Science and Engineering Practice of Modeling. These lesson plans are geared towards middle and high school teachers teaching Chemistry and/or Biology. Bootstrap Research-based computational modeling modules for grades 6-12 in algebra, physics and data sciences. Brain Pop Learning resource in all subject areas for grades K-6. CODE.org A non-profit organizion that is dedicted to expanding access to computer science education. Find a course catalog of courses for K-12 students and information on the Hour of Code. Computing at School Check out the classroom resources for computer science teachers in both the primary education and secondary education setting. Crash Course Educational videos for high school students to help support your curriculum in multiple STEM disciplines. CS Unplugged A collection of free learning activities that teach computer science through engaging games and puzzles. Engineering is Elementary Engineering is Elementary supports educators with curricula and proffesional developement in order to help students develop engineering literacy. Google First Computer coding courses for kids that uses block based coding using Scratch. Teachers can find lesson plans and solution sheets as well as fun passports and stickers to incentivize student learning. HHMI Find award-winning multimedia resources to bring the excitement of scientific discovery into your classroom! Hour of Code The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Organize and Hour of Code event for your students using the online tutorials. Little Bits Technology tools to help students invent and problem solve real world problems through invention, also tied to NGSS standards and many kits geared towards grades 3-8. Modrn Geared towards biology, chemistry, and enviornmental high school teachers, these modules and lessons help teachers integrate green chemistry and toxicology into the classroom and are aligned with Next Generation Science Standars (NGSS). MRSEC K-12 activities in materials and nano-scale science. These activities correlate with musuem shows designed jointly by the Penn State MRSEC and Franklin Institute Science Musuem. MSOE Center For BioMolecular Modeling Lending Library Try out some of 3D Molecular Design's models with your kids in your classroom by borrowing a classroom set for two weeks. These models are designed for middle and high school teachers teaching Biology and Chemistry. Mystery Science Lessons and modules for K-5 teachers to start science lessons with driving questions or problems and are aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Nanotechnology video modules Educators can register for free with Nano4me to explore PowerPoints, PDFs, videos, hands on labs, webinars, professional development and more on nanotechnology. Next Generation Science Standards Get to know the new K-12 science content standards that were created by states for states. The standards include disciplinary core ideas, science and engineering practices, and cross cutting concepts. NYC CS for ALL Computer Science resources for teachers developed by teachers with the goal of getting computer science for all students. PBS Learning Media K12 multimedia resources for STEM teachers aligned to standards ranging from productivity tools, professional development courses, videos and more! Picture STEM Instructional units for K-2 classrooms that use an engineering challenge and picture books as supports for learning science,mathematics, engineering, computational thinking and reading. Pyret A programming language that is designed to be taught in the classroom. Teach programing while exploring the confluence of scripting and functional programming. Pyret is free to use and modify and under active design. Science Friday Offers free STEM activities, lessons, and resources for educators. You can also listen to Science Friday live on Friday's from 2 pm to 4 pm. Science U at Home Activities that have been adapted from programs for Science-U, Penn State Outreach in the Eberly College of Science and WPSU. These activities aim to advance scientific literacy in youth. STEM Teaching Tools Highly usable tools, that have been identified based upont the interests of teachers, to help support STEM teaching. The tools uses best practices and research to inform how to teach STEM subjects and support the Next Generation Science Standards. Water Blues Green Solutions An interactive documentary project that promotes awareness of the role that green infrastructure can play in creating a sustainable water future! Check out the resources tab to explore additional educational resources. WiSci Profiles Women in Science Profiles features local women with careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. Under Construction - please check back summer 2018!