The STEM Everyday podcast focuses on how teachers can infuse STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) into their everyday lessons. We explore and share great ideas that inspire students to take ownership in their learning. Each week I interview educators & innovators & authors who are using creative ways to add STEM to their everyday classrooms, schools, and communities.
STEM Everyday #197 | Code Breaker, Spy Hunter | feat. Laurie Wallmark
What if kids, especially girls, really believed they could grow up and be anything? Laurie Wallmark was one of those kids, and so are the women she’s written about.Laurie is a full-time, award winning children’s book author, and she “loves it.” Some...
STEM Everyday #196 | Read, Write, Code | feat. Jeremy Keeshin
Code is the new literacy. Six hundred years ago, most people couldn’t read. In 1440, the invention of the printing press laid the groundwork for massive increases in literacy and ushered in the modern era. Today, computers and the internet are causing a...
STEM Everyday #195 | Cybersecurity & STEM Education | feat. Kevin Nolten
Cybersecurity is more than just stopping hackers. Adding cybersecurity learning to a classroom can help kids experience more practical hands-on learning and expose them to careers they never dreamed of.A new report reveals that cybersecurity is a...
STEM Everyday #194 | A Growth Mindset in STEM | feat. Erik Youngman
Erik has thought a lot about how to get kids building a growth mindset through homework that truly enhances learning and isn't just busywork. His new book, 12 Characteristics of Deliberate Homework, defines what deliberate homework looks like and...
STEM Everyday #193 | The OurEcho Challenge | feat. Philippe Cousteau Jr. & Stacey Rafalowski of EarthEcho
EarthEcho International, the global nonprofit founded on the belief that youth have the power to change our planet, is accepting submissions for the 2021 OurEcho Challenge until April 22, 2021. The STEM competition is designed to engage young problem...
STEM Everyday #192 | Living on Planet Ocean | feat. Patricia Newman
Did you know that our planet is over 70% covered by ocean? Maybe it should be called Ocean instead of Earth.Patricia Newman wrote Planet Ocean to share the story of what happens in the ocean. Patricia has also written a number of books with a nature...
Love listening to this podcast! Such great insights into STEM education!
A bit of STEM everyday
I’m a big fan of this podcast! STEM is a vast discipline and can be taught in SO many different ways. The host captures and assortment of interesting folks who are making STEM happen in their neck of the woods. Ideas, sparks, and great conversations abound here.
Great interviews, great STEM ideas for your classroom
Lots of great interviews with educators who add STEM to their classroom in all sorts of ways!