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  • Why is STEM Important? Why Do We Keep Talking About it?

    Why is STEM Important? STEM is important because our world depends on it. The economy, our general well-being—it’s all backed by science, technology, engineering, and math. Thus, when we refer to STEM, it’s not just coding and lab coats. It’s the underpinning of manufacturing, food production, health care, and so much more that frankly, we [...]

  • 11 Potentially Life-Changing Apps for an Accomplished 2018

    Tell me if this is a familiar sequence of statements around this time of year: December: "Ah, the holiday season. The last hurrah before diet time, am I right?" January: "New year, new me. Brace yourself 2018... Here. I. Come." Still January: "Life is hard." If it sounds like something you’re already going through, don't [...]

  • 9 Reasons Your Child Should Learn to Code (And One Word of Caution)

    Over the last few years, you might have asked yourself at least once, “What’s with all the hype about getting kids into coding?” I hear you! But first, let me say it’s not just hype. Years ago when all of this kids and code chatter started, you could have characterized it has hype because the [...]

  • The State of STEM Education Told Through 12 Stats

    If we’ve said it once, we’ve said it a thousand times—by 2018, 2.4 million STEM jobs will go unfilled. Even if you’ve heard it before, think about what it really means. When something goes “unfilled” or is left vacant, why is that? A winter flight to Fairbanks, Alaska might go unfilled—but that’s because there isn’t [...]

  • 4 Big Reasons To Register Early (Now) for Summer Camp

    Try to forget it’s November. Instead, transport yourself to May. The sun is out, and school is nearly out... Your summer planner is out, too, in front of you, but it has holes larger than the Grand Canyon. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to rush to figure exactly how your kids will [...]

  • Our 2018 Summer Camp Season Has Launched—Here’s What’s New

    Before we get going, you should know this post is long and detailed, but useful. If you only have one short minute for the essentials, here you go: You can now register for 2018 summer programs. Start here. Our new brochure can be downloaded right this second, here. There are a number of new, exciting courses [...]

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