Sponsored by the National Center for Women and Information Technology, the Aspirations in ComputingEducator Award celebrates high school educators who encourage girls’ interest and participation in technology pursuits.
National Math Festival, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, and National Council of Teachers of Mathematics invite youth aged 13–18 in the United States to imagine the future of math class in an antiracist world.
The Peace Development Fund offers De Colores Rapid Response Grants in the range of $500 to $1,000 to impact short-term opportunities for organizing in marginalized urban and rural communities, with emphasis on supporting populations of color and those that are working-class and poor.
Since 1922 the Newbery Medal has been recognized as the most prestigious award in children’s literature. The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery-winning books in about 90 seconds.
Lead4Change leadership lessons, with a community service focus, produce real change in sixth- through twelfth-graders. The lessons are aligned with current education standards, including SEL, PBL, Literacy, and 21st Century Skills. The organization also offers Integration Guides for incorporating the lessons into CTE, STEAM, Gifted Education, and core subject areas—English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Art. Student teams can enter the Lead4Change Challenge and win grants for their school or community.