The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government for K–12 STEM educators. PAEMST awardees receive a certificate signed by the President; a $10,000 award from the National Science Foundation (NSF); an expenses-paid trip to Washington, DC; and access to a nationwide cohort of award-winning teachers. Nominations are due by January 7, 2022, and applications are due by February 6, 2022.
NASA’s team of scientists, engineers, managers, and other professionals have many stories to tell, in many different voices, but some stories are told best through music. NASA invites music educators and students to share their inspiration in their unique voice and join with others to create the Lucy Soundscape, inspired by NASA's Lucy mission.
From butterflies and bees to beetles and birds, many kinds of pollinators have evolved within their ecosystems by building unique relationships with plants. To convey this message to a broad audience, Smithsonian Gardens has created Pollination Investigation, 14 free bilingual posters that take students on an exploration of the who, what, when, where, why, and how of pollination.
Scripps Research Institute has created a series of videos that answer “big questions” about the coronavirus. Only two minutes in length, the animated Science, Simplified videos dive into different aspects of the novel coronavirus.
Veative offers an immersive learning solution comprised of the world’s largest library of interactive, curriculum-aligned augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) modules for STEM, ELL, and virtual tours.