Meet America’s Top Young Scientist

Last night, after an exciting, collaborative, and tense competition, Sahil Doshi won the coveted title of America’s Top Young Scientist. Along with the title, Sahil received a $25,000 prize and a trip to Costa Rica. You can see all the finalists’ entry videos and read their blog entries about the experience at Favorite the […]

Beginning Second Quarter

This is the video Quarter, This quarter the assignments are longer and the students will be working with partners or small groups, can you say nervous??????   I am having the students do their “discussions” on google docs so that it can be attached to their projects and they will be graded, which is enough […]

CCPS 4th Annual STEM Conference

Video On October 11, 2014, Collier County Schools held their 4th Annual STEM Conference. This event just keeps getting better each year. Cindy Moss and Patti Duncan were our keynote speakers. All I can say is WOW! The energy from the participants and presenters was amazing. Everyone was excited about STEM and the potential it holds […]

Middle School Innovations

The 3M Young Scientist Challenge continues today with the final presentations by 10 students. Join the LIVE WEBCAST at 3:00pm ET. Yesterday, the students competed in their first challenge. It required them to learn about a particular area, such as adhesives, non-woven materials, etc., and then collaborate with another student to solve a real world problem. […]