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Rachael Safier in the classroom

How One Newark Elementary School Teacher is Benefitting From an Innovative Fellowship Program

NJ STEM SI class

The New Jersey STEM Innovation Fellowship

Bringing outstanding teachers together to explore innovative STEM teaching practices and share what they learn with others

students talk with team in Panama to learn about rainforests

Sparta Middle School Teacher “Phones In” to Talk to Students

Ms. Cara Johnson took a day to get in touch with her students and fill them in on the exciting experiences she was having with PRISM at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in the Panama rainforest.

Massive bird losses should be ‘a rallying call to action’

A new study has concluded that North America’s bird population has shrunk by nearly 3 billion in the past half-century, meaning there are 25 percent fewer birds in the United States and Canada than there were in 1970.

2°C: Beyond the Limit

Extreme climate change has arrived in America

Readorium Success Story

Readorium is a web-based intervention that supports students in grade 3 to 8 as they read nonfiction scientific texts and supplements classroom curricula aligned with NGSS.