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Cathy Oxley

9 of the Best Snap Circuits Electronics Kits for Bright Sparks - 11 views

    Each set contains motors, resistors, switches, transistors and capacitors.
Anne Weaver

Team Building Activities That Support Maker Education, STEM, and STEAM | User Generated... - 14 views

    Working as a productive and sensitive member of a team is looked upon by STEM-based companies as being a requirement to being an effective and contributing employee: As technology takes over more o...
Martha Hickson

Why America's obsession with STEM education is dangerous - The Washington Post - 14 views

    "No matter how strong your math and science skills are, you still need to know how to learn, think and even write. Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon (and the owner of this newspaper), insists that his senior executives write memos, often as long as six printed pages, and begins senior-management meetings with a period of quiet time, sometimes as long as 30 minutes, while everyone reads the "narratives" to themselves and makes notes on them. In an interview with Fortune's Adam Lashinsky, Bezos said: "Full sentences are harder to write. They have verbs. The paragraphs have topic sentences. There is no way to write a six-page, narratively structured memo and not have clear thinking.""
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