STEM in Community

The Algebra Problem; A Leak in the STEM Pipeline

What is the Algebra Problem? Mathematics has been called the language of STEM because students need a strong math foundation to succeed in STEM fields and to make sense of STEM related topics in their daily lives. According to a NYT article, The Algebra Problem “algebra functions as a crucial crossroads in the education system. […]

Innovation Challenge 2023

To celebrate Earth Week we are launching the Sea Plastics Innovation Challenge. The Sea of Plastics Innovation Challenge tasks young leaders to take action with innovative solutions to eliminate plastics in our oceans. The Problem? Plastics are indestructible! Learn about UN Sustainability Goals and spotlight SDG 12. What’s SDG 12? SDG 12 is Responsible Consumption […]

Power of Creativity Challenge

3 Design Challenges in the Power of Creativity News comes at us from all directions these days which can be stressful. Did you know that creativity can help reduce stress? It’s true, Creativity is powerful!  It can: Increase Happiness Improve Mental Health Boost Your Immune System Improve Cognitive Function Tapping in to your creative energy […]

Calling STEM Entrepreneurs

STEM Entrepreneur Bootcamp Join GreenApple for the STEM Entrepreneur Bootcamp series focusing on the rapidly growing STEM Education and Virtual Learning business sectors. You will gain the entrepreneurial mindset and skills to successfully launch and grow your education business, learn how to pivot and maximize opportunity. Why Launch a STEM Education Business?  STEM education is a rapidly […]

How to Beat the Covid Slide

Educational institutions including GreenApple Virtual Campus and GirlsTaketheLead.org are rolling out special programs to help kids stay engaged in education and on track to continue learning.  What is the Covid Slide? You have probably heard of the summer slide, the backwards steps kids can take in literacy and math over the the summer when they […]

Mini Design Challenge Water Footprint

Calculate Your Water Footprint What natural resource is more precious that oil? Yep, water. Water is more precious than oil, especially in areas where there are no rivers or lakes and very low annual rainfall. According to Water.org 1 in 9 people do not have access to safe water. In our new normal we are all […]

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