Get Your STEM on with Nintendo Labo

Gamers will meet a new challenge from Nintendo’s recently released Nintendo Labo as they learn STEM skills of engineering, physics, and programming to create their own toy and make it come to life. Gamers will understand how to construct a toy and use computer programming to allow it to be played with a game console [...]

By |2018-06-29T15:14:40-05:00June 29th, 2018|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Marketing Careers

Combine your creativity and communication skills to promote media, products, and companies by choosing from these top marketing careers. Marketing careers probably aren't the first to come to mind when you think of STEM jobs, but these professionals use skills like data analysis, creativity, communication, and problem solving to be successful and make their clients [...]

By |2018-03-29T14:51:28-05:00March 29th, 2018|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Toy Design Careers

Who says you have to grow up? Toy design careers create the wide selection of toys that inspire and engage children of all ages. Because there are so many kinds of toys, including video and electronic games, there are many work opportunities in this field that attract students with creative and artistic backgrounds, as well [...]

5 Best Degrees for Gamers

Think playing video games is a waste of time? Think again! Many studies say playing video games makes you smarter and it takes some serious brains to work in the industry. Check out some of the best degrees for gamers! There is no single path after high school that is right for everyone. While a traditional four-year [...]

Job Spotlight: Web Developer

If your friends come to you with their computer questions, web developer might be the right career for you! Check out everything you need to know about this entrepreneurial career. What They Do: As a web developer, you design websites and keep them up to date. Not only do you need to have an eye [...]

You Need to Know About the Internet of Things

The internet of things has become an increasingly large part of life and could have impacts we're only beginning to understand. The internet of things is expanding. It may even be part of your house without you realizing it. New "connected" devices are released all the time. It's so prevalent that Business Insider projects there [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:13-05:00March 9th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

5 More Top STEM Tech and Computer Science Careers

If you're always the first to know about the latest tech and describe yourself as tech-savvy, you should look into a STEM tech career in computer science! Tech professionals are true out-of-the box thinkers who can spot potential problems and solutions before products are developed. They innovate to make people's lives better and to create [...]

5 Ways Playing Video Games Makes You Smarter

Are you a gamer? Although many parents seek to steer their children's interest away from this form of entertainment, science has found that playing video games makes you smarter. Despite their bad reputation for being a waste of time, video games of all types can actually help train your brain in some pretty amazing ways. Find [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:19-05:00January 11th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|1 Comment

5 Things to Do with a Drone (and 5 Things to NOT Do)

Received the hottest holiday gift? Learn about responsible and fun things to do with a drone - and some things to avoid! Drones—also known as unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)—have evolved beyond military operations into civilian and business tools. These hot items have inspired students to explore the world via air without leaving the ground. While [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:19-05:00January 4th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

Everything You Need to Know About the Hyperloop

The high-speed train Hyperloop One is still just an idea, but it's much closer to being a reality than most realize. The much-talked about Hyperloop One train, which could revolutionize public transportation, continues to move toward becoming a reality. Many still believe it's a pipe dream (ahem), but the people developing Hyperloop One certainly don't. [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:19-05:00January 3rd, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments