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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 4:30pm
Dear Parent / Guardian, We hope that you are enjoying your summer and want to “Thank You” once again for participating in our STEM SLATE Study. It has been a pleasure meeting everyone. The responses from the children have been great and inspiring! As we approach the end of the st...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 8:53am
SLATE App User Guidelines The SLATE app is a new tool to measure Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) learning outside of school. Our goal is to find out where children and their families engage in STEM learning and what kinds of experiences increase (or decre...
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 4:07pm
Dear Parent / Guardian, Thank you for your interest in participating in our STEM study. The first meeting will be held on Thursday, June 23rd at 6pm. During this time, we will review the study and fill-out paperwork as well as answer any questions that you may have. The address f...
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 3:09pm
Assessing STEM Experiences in Middle-School Students Dear Parent/Guardian, I am writing to let you know about an opportunity to participate in a research study about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) learning out of school. This study is being conducted by...
Friday, December 5, 2014 - 11:27am
While most can agree that STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) experiences outside of school can be exciting and engaging for young people, there is much that isn’t known about its impact on short-term and long-term learning. How can it best be connected to wha...
Monday, September 8, 2014 - 4:34pm
Thursday, Oct. 9 will feature Keynote speaker Mark McDaniel, Ph.D. at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center. The public is invited to attend. The following day, Friday, Oct. 10, will include multiple presentations by world-renowned scholars, including: