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Esports Fortnite August High School Tournament 2020

Everyone was on the edge of their seats on Friday, August 7, 2020, when five teams of local high school students competed for the top three places and cash prizes… Continue reading Esports Fortnite August High School Tournament 2020

Esports Fortnite August Middle School Tournament 2020

It was a very exciting evening when four teams of local middle school students competed for the top three places and cash prizes in Prairie STEM’s Middle School Fortnite Esports… Continue reading Esports Fortnite August Middle School Tournament 2020

Nebraska eBooks Project Showcases the history of Omaha and Nebraska

The Nebraska Ebooks are available as PDFs or as Media Rich Apple box files with interviews, audio, music, slide shows, pictures, movies, animations, and more!In order to fully enjoy all… Continue reading Nebraska eBooks Project Showcases the history of Omaha and Nebraska

Saint Cecilia Catholic School Learns With STEM Activities

During the 2020/2021 school year, Saint Cecilia Catholic School students learned about drones, STEMBots, iPads, and Virtual Reality while learning Math, writing, geography skills.

Girls in STEAM at Lothrop Magnet School in Omaha Public Schools 2019-2020

Working in collaboration with Facebook, Kiewit and Sherwood Foundations, community organizations (UNO, UNL, Collective for Youth, Girl Scouts, STEM Ecosystem, 75 North, Scott Scholars) and school districts (Westside and Papillion/LaVista)… Continue reading Girls in STEAM at Lothrop Magnet School in Omaha Public Schools 2019-2020

Howard Kennedy Elementary – Music Robot Demo

The awesome teachers at Prairie Stem worked with my primary and intermediate students on fun, engaging musical lessons. I especially loved how programming music into the robots encouraged all of my learners to really look at the notes and rhythms.

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

Building on the priority to support science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM education set by the Obama Administration that is reflected in several of the Administration’s initiatives, the U.S. Department of Education (the Department) is releasing a report outlining a vision to carry on that legacy in the coming decade.

STEM 2026: A Vision for Innovation in STEM Education

There is a national consensus that today’s students need more opportunities to build skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) across the PreK-12 grade span.