Category Archives: Why Science?


Two weeks ago I became President of the Virginia Association of Science Teachers. I am humbled to be part of the leadership team. During our retreat this past summer, we began going through strategic planning. One of the exercises was to establish our WHY. In other words, why do we do what we do. If you have...
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Scientists are Born in K!

Google the word STEM and just wait and see what you get! In a matter of .33 seconds, Google returned over 64,400,000 results. From STEM coalitions to STEM schools, STEM is everywhere these days. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Politicians and leaders in education keep talking about the role STEM education plays in keeping...
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