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Summertime Professional Development Opportunities

by Kim Moldofsky, The Maker Mom

School is on a roll! The summer slide is a thing of the past as classes gain momentum. Even as you feel you’re hitting your stride with this year’s students, it’s time to start thinking ahead to summer. Summers go by so quickly; a solid plan helps you make the most of it. Read more

Five Fabulous Video Tips for Aspiring Young Scientists

by Kim Moldofsky, The Maker Mom

We’re closing in on the big finale of the 2015 Young Scientist Challenge, which means that it’s time to start planning for the 2016 competition. In the coming weeks, I’ll share tips to help aspiring young scientists present the best entry possible for the coming year’s competition. Read more


Halloween Science Treats

by Kim Moldofsky, The Maker Mom

When it comes to Halloween science there are no tricks because everything can be explained, which means everyone who celebrates gets treats in the form of knowledge. Granted, that line might go over better in your classroom than with an eager group of costumed children standing at your front door, but let’s move on to some Halloween STEM fun anyway. Read more

Hannah - I Hope You're Next!

Hello, Fellow Scientists!

Wow, I can’t believe that the 2015 Discovery Education and 3M Young Scientist Challenge is coming to an end. I’ve had a fantastic journey! The end of the competition comes with mixed emotions, as I’m really excited for the final event, but I’m also sad that my time working with my mentor is coming to an end. Read more


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