Heidi Steinbrink and Tom Jenkins were recently selected to fly aboard NASA’s SOFIA in the spring of 2014. NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, will become a flying classroom for teachers during research flights in the next few months. Twelve two-person teams have been selected for SOFIA’s Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program, representing educators […]
Greenon boosts STEM offerings for students Superintendent says classes are designed for jobs of the future. Locate Article at: Springfield News-Sun Article By Mark McGregor-Staff Writer STEM education has become such a vital part of secondary education that at least one local school district has introduced it into its core curriculum for some grade […]
Congratulations to Dayton Early College Academy, Northridge, Stebbins, & Thurgood Marshall for your wonderful projects at the Dayton Regional Modeling and Simulation Competition. DECA- Enjoy your well deserved trip to Orlando and good luck at the national competition at I/ITSEC!
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We would like to thank Mrs. Pamela Strickler from Nine Dot Connections, LLC for her tireless efforts in supporting the Dayton Regional STEM Center. Over the past two years Pam has served as an indispensable community advocate, introducing and briefing elected officials as well as industry and community members about DRSC efforts. Her collaboration and […]
Last Wednesday evening, the Dayton Regional STEM Center held its semi annual curriculum debut night. The Fellows took the opportunity to share their new STEM units with the other writing teams as well as the public. Please click the teacher tab to gain access to all of our free STEM curriculum that was created for […]
Recently Dr. Rik Warren paid a visit to Kim’s Hampton’s (An Educator STEM Fellow) second grade classroom to team teach a science lesson. Another wonderful example of our community reaching out to inspire the Miami Valley’s students. Thanks to Rik and Kim for all that you do!
In attempt to continue supporting our community in providing students STEM based experiences the Dayton Regional STEM Center is hosting our first Middle School Engineering Challenge, thanks to generous support from SRC (www.srcinc.com)! Download the MS Engineering Flyer
The Dayton Regional STEM Center and Riverside Research work together to provide 21st century learning opportunities for area students! On 2 November 2012, Dr. Andrew Shepherd and Mr. Michael Lovingshimer of Riverside Research’s Education and Training Directorate had the pleasure of attending Tower Heights Middle School in Centerville, Ohio as special guests in Mrs. Lynn […]
Think TV and the Dayton Regional STEM Center began their partnership in 2008, just as the STEM Center was getting started and it was becoming clear that STEM education was going to be critical to the region’s future. The STEM Center’s goal was to raise public awareness about the need for STEM education; it also […]