Bay Area Students Use 3-D Printing to Make Face Shields For HospitalsStudents in the Bay Area are harnessing the power of 3D printing to make hundreds of face shields for healthcare workers across the country.
Teen Goes Viral On TikTok For Teaching Math And Science To Peers In QuarantineWhen American schools shifted to remote learning, a 16-year-old math whiz from The Bronx cut through the massive mix of social media dance challenges and viral videos to emerge as a tutoring superstar.
Non-Profit Develops 'Drone Camp in a Box' To Inspire Kids To Pursue STEAM CareersAn organization that uses drones to get kids interested in STEAM careers says it won't let a global pandemic stop them from accomplishing their goals.
Former NASA Aerospace Engineer Develops Coding Kit For Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus PandemicA former NASA aerospace engineer has developed an at-home coding kit for kids ages 13 and up as a way to help kids stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic learn basic coding and engineering concepts.
School Librarian Uses Drones To Deliver Books To Kids Stuck At Home Due To PandemicWhen schools and libraries around the country closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a librarian in Virginia found way to keep kids reading by delivering books via drone.
Educators Fear 'Summer Slide' Will Be Worse Than Usual Due To CoronavirusEducators who know that a two-month break from school often leads to a loss in learning known as the "summer slide" are now trying counteract what is being called the "COVID slide."
10-Year-Old Girl Sends 1,500 Art Kits To Children Stuck In Shelters And Foster Homes During PandemicA 10-year-old Connecticut girl is sending art kits to hundreds of children across the country to help them cope with the harsh realities of the coronavirus pandemic.
'They Love Her': Ms. Pal Makes STEAM Challenges Fun And Engaging For Students Stuck At HomeSTEAM classrooms are known for extraordinary activity and engagement, but so many students e-learning at home, parents are wondering if that excitement can be maintained. Fortunately, a South Carolina educator answered the call.
Federal Reserve Offers Personal Finance Virtual Summer Camp For At-Home KidsThe Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is offering a free "Personal Finance Virtual Summer Camp" with videos and quizzes to engage young learners.
Kenyan Boy, 9, Wins Presidential Award For Building Hand-Washing MachineA 9-year-old Kenyan boy was given an award by the country's president for inventing a wooden hand-washing machine machine designed to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
New Jersey Becomes First State To Incorporate Climate Change In K-12 Education StandardsIn what is likely to be a nationwide trend, New Jersey will become the first state in the nation to incorporate climate change education across its K-12 learning standards.
Online Program Teaches Stay-At-Home Teens How To Become Cyber Security AgentsWith schools and many summer camps canceled to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, students stuck with remote learning now have another option: cybersecurity training.
NFL 49ers Unveil Digital Playbook To Aid Steam Online Learning During PandemicThe San Francisco 49ers have expanded the NFL team's interactive digital playbook that teaches STEAM through football with at-home workouts during the coronavirus pandemic.
Actors Help Students Studying Shakespeare While In LockdownMany students say Shakespeare is hard to understand and won't help them get a job anyway, recent polling indicates. But now several actors and actresses are helping children and young people studying the world’s greatest dramatist at home.
Kids Stuck At Home Challenged To Stay Engaged With Dyson's Fun Engineering TasksWith isolation extended in many areas due to the coronavirus pandemic, the James Dyson Foundation has come up with some 44 fun science and engineering challenges to inspire kids' minds engaged at home.