"IPF have been helping the students at Kings School Grantham with this year’s Toyota S.T.E.M Challenge. Printing the wheels to their design in Objet’s Digital ABS resin (KryptonGreen). Out of 420 schools entered the team finished in 3rd place. A fantastic achievement from the guys and we’d like to pass on our congratulations. "
STEMx provides an accessible platform for states to share, analyze and disseminate quality STEM education tools to transform education, expand the number of STEM teachers, increase student achievement in STEM and grow tomorrow’s innovators.
One of the quickiest growing industries in the US and one of the most important to the growth of our economy is taking a hit. Why are Students being turned off by STEM? Perhaps the difficulty? Maybe something else? Take a look at this beautifully hand-drawn infographic that explores why students are being turned off. Brought to you by onlineengineeringdegree.com.
The Future City Competition is a national, project-based learning experience where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade imagine, design, and build cities of the future. Students work as a team with an educator and engineer mentor to plan cities using SimCity™ software; research and write solutions to an engineering problem; build tabletop scale models with recycled materials; and present their ideas before judges at Regional Competitions in January.
Lower School students study science as an integral part of their S.T.E.M. education, learning in a large, well-equipped classroom. Students have access to high-end, professional equipment such as LEGO robotics construction sets, motors, intelligent bricks, sensors, IR receivers, remote controls, laptop computers, and programming software for learning foundational building, programming, and robot design concepts, including navigation and manipulation using sensors, how to test the…