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OK, “lies” is a bit harsh. It implies intent, and I don’t think that’s the issue here, but I had to get your attention. This is important! Growth Mindset is...
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Check out this STEM Challenge Quick Tip for helping students develop growth mindsets!     Here’s that blog post I mentioned!   Have some great STEM Challenge tips we need...
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I know the feeling. You planned a fun STEM Challenge and it’s going to be a great day! You envisioned students hard at work, excelling in their designs, topped off...
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Why call it a spider web challenge, when you can call it Creature Catcher? It’s so much more fun, don’t you think? Plus, it gives students more flexibility to be...
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When you go back to school this fall, you’re going to want to have your STEM game sitting pretty. Luckily, you’ve just stumbled on seven back-to-school STEM must haves —...
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“Teaching is hard.” ~ Captain Obvious Anyone who’s ever taught knows this — feels it in her bones.   There are a million demands on your time — administrators, students,...
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Last Friday night, I took to the streets — and my couch — to do some STEM Challenge materials comparison shopping. These are my must-have, go-to materials I keep stocked...
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Peeking into someone’s teaching closet is a little like walking down a hotel hallway with doors open; you can’t help yourself but look inside!  At least I can’t! I’m always...
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Jonesing for more great STEM Challenge content? In addition to this site, I also run the Feel-Good Teaching site.  I’ve been blogging over there for a few years and on...
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