STEM Central

A Community of Practice for NSF STEM Projects

Working Groups

STEPping into the Future: Sustaining STEP's Mission in the New Funding Landscape

This is a forum for exchange and discussion regarding the future of STEP projects and is intended to accompany and extend the March 5th Wednesday night Forum at the STEP 2014 meeting. With the suspension of STEP and the implementation of IUSE, this is a critical time to reflect upon what we have learned from implementing STEP projects, and use ...

  • 35 Resources & Discussions
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  • Last Update Was 3 years, 6 months Ago

AAC&U STEM Central Building by Knowledge Exchange Workshop: Supporting Success of Low Income Undergraduate Students in STEM

This working group supports documentation, dissemination, and discussions that arise from the STEM Central AAC&U Building by Knowledge Exchange Workshop, which occurs on April 19 - 20th 2016 in Chicago, IL.  The purpose of the workshop is to bring together S-STEM and STEP project leaders and higher education researchers to address ...

  • 10 Resources & Discussions
  • 21 Subscribers
  • Last Update Was 2 years, 9 months Ago

PKAL Summer Leadership Institutes: Discussions and Resources

2015 PKAL Summer Leadership Institute I Cohort A (Claggett Center/Maryland) 2015 PKAL Summer Leadership Institute I Cohort B (Claggett Center/Maryland) 2015 PKAL Summer Leadership Institute II Cohort A (Claggett Center/Maryland) 2015 PKAL Summer Leadership Institute II Cohort B (Claggett Center/Maryland) 2015 PKAL Summer ...

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  • 4 Subscribers
  • Last Update Was 3 years, 6 months Ago

Discussions of STEP-related publications

A forum to discuss some of the key works that influence our implementation and research efforts.

  • 11 Resources & Discussions
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  • Last Update Was 6 years, 9 months Ago

Active Learning Day Video Showcase 2016

On October 25th,  more than 165 colleges and universities and STEM-related professional societies participated in Active Learning Day—reaching more than 100,000 students and supporting STEM faculty in adopting active-learning strategies by investing in faculty professional development and creating appropriate faculty rewards. Of ...

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  • Last Update Was 2 years, 3 months Ago

Active Learning Week Video Showcase

Active Learning Week was initiated in 2016 by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy as a national effort to incorporate active teaching and learning strategies in STEM classrooms. As one of the original professional association partners in this effort, AAC&U invited STEM faculty from its more than 1400 member institutions to take ...

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  • Last Update Was 5 months, 4 weeks Ago

Culturally Responsive Active Learning

WELCOME! This group is intended to support culturally responsive active learning by promoting discussions and sharing that will help STEM faculty integrate culturally responsive active learning into their classrooms. Please feel free to click the red button below to ask a question, start a discussion, or share a resource that you think is ...

  • 8 Resources & Discussions
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  • Last Update Was 4 months, 1 week Ago