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ISEF Categories and Subcategories
kevinkilzer | 2 weeks ago

Projects entered in a science fair are categorized according to the field of study represented. More info is available from the Society for Science.

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STEM or CTE? What's the difference?
kevinkilzer | 2 weeks ago

What is STEM?  What is CTE? What do these acronym’s stand for? What method(s) are involved in the utilization of and/or application of these concepts?

In today's educational environment, STEM and CTE are sometimes treated as separate disciplines, but underneath there are many similarities. How do we apply these “tools” to educational needs and our everyday environment?

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VEX Robot Competition is a 21st-century thing
kevinkilzer | 2 weeks ago

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By its nature, the study of competitive robotics not only encompasses all four pillars of STEM education, but also encourages important life skills like teamwork, communication, and project-based organization. The Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation exists to bring this exciting experience to students all over the globe through the VEX IQ ChallengeVEX Robotics Competition, and VEX U.

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Volunteer Openings at ACESA
kevinkilzer | 2 weeks ago

ACESA is expanding and there are volunteer opportunities available right now! All of the three primary projects at ACESA are looking for volunteers.

If you would like to take on some of the planning and execution, or just ask questions, please contact an ACESA board member. You may have seen the ACESA show booth at many of the street fairs and STEM events around the Valley. This year we would like to expand to include the technical societies and associations that are available to our professional colleagues.

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GCOI's Arizona Teacher of the Year
kevinkilzer | 3 weeks ago

Honoring a Teacher of the Year (AzTOY) has been part of the Arizona landscape for many years, and in the early 2000's the Arizona Technology Council under the leadership of Steve Zylstra, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority headed by Sandra Watson, incorporated this award program into their annual technology awards showcase. The Teacher of the Year award winners represent the best of the best of Arizona educators in STEM and CTE curriculum.

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GCOI Teacher of the Year and Future Innovator of the Year
kevinkilzer | 4 months ago

All GCOI Teacher-of-the-Year and Future-Innovator-of-the-Year award recipients are listed here.

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Engineering Is Big In AZ!!
kevinkilzer | 2 years ago

The Phoenix Business Journal has compiled some statistics on the local Engineering economy.

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Robotic Arm Built by Teen Engineers Saved Puppy Trapped in Well
kevinkilzer | 3 years ago

Thanks to the noble efforts of firefighters, miners, and a high school robotics team, a four-month-old puppy was rescued from a well in Istanbul, Turkey last Wednesday.

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ACESA site reboot
kevinkilzer | 4 years ago

The ACESA website has been updated (as you no doubt have noted)!

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