RHEC Virtual  Open House РThursday, Oct 1

education.edu Thursday, October 1, 2020   6PM – 7PM Open House is free and open to the public. Attend the RHEC Fall 2020 Virtual Open House and learn about the more …

Roanoke STEAM Day – Friday, Oct 23

www.vtrc.vt.edu/engagement/steam.html Friday, October 23, 2020    Area schools (including homeschools) are invited to visit Downtown Roanoke for a free celebration of Science, Technology , Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) at …

Virtual Science Festival 2020 – Saturday, Nov 7

Saturday, November 7, 2020 10AM – 4PM icat.vt.edu/science-festival.html Annual Science Fair hosted by Virginia Tech and the Science Museum of Western Virginia. Open to the Public, Free, VIRTUAL FORMAT with …

FutureHAUS – New Technologies for Energy Positive Smart Homes

www.futurehaus.tech   What Virginia Tech project has traveled the world, visiting Dubai, UAE, New York’s Times Square, and Washington, DC?   FutureHAUS, Virginia Tech’s Center for Design Research energy positive smart …

Giant Music Box – Marble Machine X

 What can you do with a Bass Guitar, Computer, CAD Software, and Power Tools? There are those who create synthesizers out of old Nintendo machines. Sebastiaan Jansen is creating a …

Science News for Students

Science News for Students

www.sciencenewsforstudents.org Enjoy keeping up to date with the latest innovations and news stories in the STEM field? Science News for Students is the place for you!  Read articles and watch …

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Python

www.python.org What is Python? Python is an interpreted object-oriented and high-level programming language. Python is a very popular and easy to use language, a favorite among many programmers. One of …

Tech on Tap Online Event

  No Camp? No Problem!  STEM Ideas for Family Summer Fun Thursday, June 18, 2020 4:00pm – 5:00pm Registration With kids at home this summer, you need a game plan. …

Roanoke Higher Education Center

Main Link:  www.education.edu  STEM+ by Commonwealth Learning Systems lab is located in Suite 813 108 North Jefferson Street Roanoke, Virginia 24016 (540) 767-6161  DIRECTIONS & PARKING   The Roanoke Higher Education Center …

Mozilla Hubs

Main Link: hubs.mozilla.com Mozilla Hubs is a fantastic free online service that allows anybody to meet and interact with each other in a customizable 3D virtual environment. In a Hubs virtual …

World Community Grid

www.worldcommunitygrid.org From the website:  Let your computer daydream science. World Community Grid, a philanthropic initiative from IBM, enables anyone with a computer, smartphone or tablet to donate their unused computing …

BOINC

boinc.berkeley.edu BOINC lets you help cutting-edge science research using your computer (Windows, Mac, Linux) or Android device. BOINC downloads scientific computing jobs to your computer and runs them invisibly in …

ICAT Creativity & Innovation Day

Virginia Tech’s ICAT Creativity & Innovation Day Monday, May 4, 2020  10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Virtual Fair & Exhibition ICAT Event Site Explore the inventive work being created by …

World Health Organization

Main Link:  www.who.int/ The World Health Organization (WHO) website is incredibly useful for staying up to date on current international health crises and retrieving health information. It is especially useful …

Annenberg Learner

Main Link: www.learner.org/ Annenberg Learner is an online education platform best known for its free-to-watch courses and workshops for teachers. It provides online courses and teaching instructions on many subjects – …

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Big Think

www.bigthink.com Interested in science and have a spare 15 minutes? Head over to BigThink.com and check out some really neat science articles and videos. You’ll find a plethora of science …

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Khan Academy

Khan Academy

www.khanacademy.org Khan Academy is one of the most used online educational resources for K-12 students in the world. Led by Sal Khan, founder and COO of Khan Academy, the nonprofit …