LET’S GO supports our STEM teachers and instructors in achieving success by connecting them to opportunities and resources to enrich their STEM knowledge and teaching skills. We post new announcements each month on this page.
Field Test a New National Engineering Course—engineering 4 Us All, an advanced high school engineering curriculum and assessment being developed by several universities, seeks high school teachers to expand its pilot program. Learn more.
Vernier Engineering Award—one $5,500 award will be presented to a middle school, high school, or college instructor who is using Vernier sensors to introduce engineering concepts or practices in an innovative way. Apply by Feb. 15, 2020. Learn more.
Grants for Teachers—Teach.com’s list of grants, fellowships, and other funding sources for curriculum and professional development. Learn more.
K-12 Engineering PD—LinkEngineering, the National Science Foundation-sponsored online community of practice, offers helpful learning resources. Learn more.
New! US Science Festival presentations–hear from experts in a STEM field on a diverse range of topics.
New! Skype a Scientist–scientists are matched with classrooms around the world. Get to know a “real scientist.”
New! Click2SciencePD–STEM professional development resources for out-of-school time programs.
New! IXL Educator Hub–ready-made learning plans spotlight essential topics for each grade level.
New! DreamBox Learning–online math program for grades K-8. FREE for 90 days with sign up by April 30, 2020.
New! Smithsonian Learning Lab–millions of digital resources from across the Smithsonian’s museums, research centers, libraries, archives, and more. Contains lessons, activities, and recommended resources from museum educators and classroom teachers.
Chemical Engineering Careers—a new YouTube series launched by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation aims to convey the major positive impact that chemical engineers and scientists have on society. Each video includes a proposed lesson for incorporating the cutting edge research into the classroom. Learn more.
STEM Careers—show students what engineers do with Discovering You: Engineering Your World, a new video series from NBCLearn, Chevron, and ASEE. Learn more.
NASA Internships—high school, college, and grad students can work with engineers and scientists on sending the first woman to the moon and other missions. Learn more.
The Accelerator—ASEE’s blog and free monthly e-newsletter for engineering and engineering education students has scholarships, teaching tips, and news. Learn more.