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Power-Up: Teaching CLIL with Digital Media

Tigtag CLIL and NILE

Exciting news! See Tigtag CLIL in action with the NILE online course Power-Up: Teaching CLIL with Digital Media. With the UK's widest range of education ...

Helen Quinn

Twig talks to… Helen Quinn

Theoretical physicist Helen Quinn chaired the National Research Council committee that created A Framework for K–12 Science Education—the foundation of the ...

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Life on Mars

We’ve all heard the stereotypical jokes about women in STEM, and particularly female engineers. There’s a long list of things that women are apparently bad at: technology, science, maths and driving, ...

How NGSS and STEM fit together

The urgency for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education was heralded by a workforce imperative and the need to supply an increasing demand for STEM jobs. This was follo ...

10 more unusual STEM careers

What’s science without a good challenge? Lots of scientists thrive on solving challenges in the real world: finding possible solutions to world hunger, discovering cures for rare diseases, exploring t ...