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SheShinesOn…Jonathan Hertel, Engineering is Elementary

Q: So what exactly do you do? I provide insights from relevant research fields and analyze the data we get from educators and children to inform the team’s curriculum development process. Q: What kind of work did you do before … Continue reading

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Engineering is Elementary awards scholarships to Massachusetts after school programs

The Boston Museum of Science’s Engineering is Elementary has selected 30 after school programs from across Massachusetts to receive scholarships. These scholarships will provide educational materials from the Engineering Adventures curriculum. These scholarships have been made possible by funding from … Continue reading

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Engineering is Elementary Expands West

The Engineering is Elementary curriculum is being implemented in schools in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin and California this fall. Programming began with the start of the Fall 2014 school year and aims to integrate engineering into the science and mathematics curriculum … Continue reading

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Engineering is Elementary to Award Teacher Scholarships

Engineering is Elementary, in conjunction with Raytheon Company, is currently accepting applications for its Raytheon-EiE (Engineering is Elementary) Teacher Scholarship Program. Over the past three years, Raytheon has helped to award 90 individual scholarships to teachers at disadvantaged, rural, and … Continue reading

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SheShinesOn…Michelle DiIeso, Engineering is Elementary

First of all, tell us about your trip to Uganda! I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to volunteer with the educational organization Oysters and Pearls to bring Engineering is Elementary to a school. A colleague and I continued … Continue reading

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Engineering Adventures Expanding Throughout Eastern Massachusetts

Engineering is Elementary will soon be able to bring the Engineering Adventures curriculum to more after school programs across Eastern Massachusetts thanks to support from the members of SheGives. This expansion of the Engineering Adventures program will help to fund  … Continue reading

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Watch the Video on our Nonprofit Slate

We are so proud to be sharing the work of the first slate of nonprofits to be selected by SheGives. SheGives connects committed, inquisitive, engaged donors with a slate of diligenced nonprofits in the Greater Boston area.  We provide members with … Continue reading

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SheShinesOn…Melissa Higgins, Engineering is Elementary

Tell us about your work with EiE. I guide our amazing curriculum development team in creating the vision for all of our curricular materials. We’re always challenging ourselves to develop engineering activities that are exciting and engaging to kids, and … Continue reading

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What Are You Doing With Your GlobeGrant Check? We’ve Eight Great Ideas. The SheGives Slate.

My Life My Choice.  College Bound Dorchester.  TeachPlus :: T3 Initiative.  RAW Art Works.  Lovin’ Spoonfuls.  Museum of Science Engineering is Elementary.   BUILD.  Science Club for Girls.  Please give to one of the nonprofits on the SheGives slate with … Continue reading

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Ready to Get Serious About Supporting Girls in Science? Watch This.

Yasmin Charles gets up early and takes two trains and a bus to get to Science Club for Girl’s Zebrafish lab.  Marianne McNeil is also in the Zebrafish Program, which she learned about from her hairdresser’s daughter.  She says  “I … Continue reading

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