GK-12 in the News

This category highlights media coverage for GK-12 people and events. Please submit newspaper articles, press releases, and other media notices with photos (if available) to bcalinge@aaas.org.

Fellows Present STEM Research at NSF

Almost 200 GK12 Fellows submitted abstracts about their STEM research for presentation at the National Science Foundation.  Of that number Read the Rest »

Submit a Workshop Proposal for 2012 GK-12 Conference

Projects are invited to submit proposals for workshops to be presented on Saturday and Sunday, March 17-18, 2011.  Workshops should Read the Rest »

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Announces Collaborative Research Travel Grants

This program provides up to $15,000 in support for researchers from degree-granting institutions to travel either domestically or internationally to Read the Rest »

NYU-Poly GK-12 Reports on Mechatronics Mania in IEEE Magazine

Fellows N. Abaid and C. Yuvienco and PIs V. Kapila and M. Iskander describe Mechatronics Mania in the October 2011 Read the Rest »

Boston U GLACIER Fellows Seek Presenters for Poster Session at AAG Meeting

GLACIER Fellows have organized a poster session, “Geospatial Technologies in the K‑12 Classroom,” for the Association of American Geographers (AAG) Read the Rest »

Stevens Institute of Technology Highlights GK-12 Fellows’ Research

Fellows Milan Begliarbekov and Jon Belkowitz have been recognized for their research studies as well as their work with high Read the Rest »

Study Says Grad Students’ Teaching Experiences Improve Research Skills

An article in the August 19 issue of SCIENCE describes a study whose results showed that graduate students who both Read the Rest »

2012 Meeting for Projects – March 16-18

The annual meeting for GK-12 projects will be held on March 16-18, 2012 in Washington, DC at the Hyatt Regency Read the Rest »

Taking GK-12 to the Next Level – Avoiding a Setback to STEM

In the editorial in the July 15 issue of the journal Science, GK-12 PIs Richard Boone (University of Alaska) and Read the Rest »

Boston U Teaches 8th Graders About Climate Change

Fellows participating in the GLACIER project at Boston University (BU) brought their eighth grade students to campus for a climate Read the Rest »