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Paris reveals Olympic air-taxi service target

China Daily 23 Mar 2023
The company operating Paris's airports says the French capital aims to have the world's first air taxi network up and flying in time for next year's summer Olympic Games ... that's our ambition." ... "The main lesson is to see how the people react to these new type of services. For most of the citizens in Paris, (they) are still science fiction ... .

Liberty Peak students 'Get in the Act' with Science Theater

Elko Daily Free Press 22 Mar 2023
SPRING CREEK – Elementary schoolchildren in Carlin, Elko and Spring Creek enjoyed a taste of acting while getting an introduction to rocks and minerals this month thanks to Get in the Act Science Theater ... Utilizing drama techniques to teach science is a method that can enhance any lesson on any topic for any age group, Handzel said.

Eastern Florida State College’s Dr. Diana Wehrell-Grabowski Receives 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award

Space Coast Daily 22 Mar 2023
lifelong science educator who has made significant contributions to the field ... Wehrell-Grabowski has presented at hundreds of educational conferences and remains active in the classroom, conducting hands-on science and STEM lessons in public and private schools and community science and STEM events.

Watauga County Schools Instructional Technology Showcase presents enhanced learning for students

Watauga Democrat 22 Mar 2023
Cove Creek teacher Kim McAulay and seventh-grade student Trent Norman presented how simple, well-known tools like slideshows and spreadsheets can enhance teaching methods.McAulay said her students used a collaborative learning experience where sixth and seventh-grade students taught a science lesson to third-graders.

Publisher, citing Florida law, scrubs mention that Rosa Parks was a Black woman from textbook

The Grio 21 Mar 2023
Studies Weekly primarily caters to younger students, with an emphasis on science and social studies. The publisher distributes short lessons in weekly pamphlets used in 45,000 schools nationwide, including in Florida, where primary schools use its social studies curriculum.

Campbell receives over $1 million in NSF grants for polar research, education program

Bangor Daily News 21 Mar 2023
This project will also provide training for high school teachers who are interested in bolstering their current Earth science curriculum to include new and engaging hands-on polar Earth systems science lessons which include real data and real science discoveries.

Getting ‘On Track’ with OHSU: Mazama, Brixner join Chiloquin in program to expose tribal students ...

Herald and News 21 Mar 2023
In Chiloquin, the program has helped students gain insight into careers in health sciences and biomedical engineering and continues to expose middle school students to lessons preparing them for potential career pathways to consider as high school students, Hess said.

Nevada AG: My plan to decriminalize theft really hasn't worked out

Hot Air 21 Mar 2023
Back in 2019, Nevada passed Assembly Bill 219, loosening many laws and decreasing or eliminating prison sentences for various property crimes ... (Perish the thought!) ... (For good reason.) ... Criminal codes exist to punish those people and serve as an object lesson to others ... This isn’t rocket science. Perhaps Aaron Ford is finally learning that lesson.

For 20 years, Bend Science Station has taught students to ask and answer their own questions

The Oregonian 20 Mar 2023
In a science lab on the Oregon State University-Cascades campus, future research discoveries are in the making — by teenagers ... That’s just one of the questions local students are trying to answer at the Bend Science Station, a center for science, technology, engineering and math education for both students and teachers in central Oregon.

The limits of expert judgment: Lessons from social science forecasting during the pandemic

Phys Dot Org 20 Mar 2023
We formally assessed their predictions for a range of social sciences phenomena, including changes in ... Lessons from social science forecasting during the pandemic (2023, March 20) retrieved 20 March 2023 from https.//

Camp LOLA teaches kids critical thinking, sciences, and art

DailyTrib 20 Mar 2023
Registration is open for Camp LOLA, an educational summer program for children ages 3 through the fifth grade ... STEM sessions will test campers’ mettle in robotics, science experiments, engineering activities, and construction. Outdoor education also will be a key part of those lessons. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math ... .

Here's one way that McKinney ISD is bringing STEM from the real world into the classroom

Mckinney Courier-Gazette 19 Mar 2023
PlastiVan Educator Evan Morton discusses the science behind plastics engineering with Faubion Middle School students on Wednesday, March 16 ... Those are opportunities that could all start from a lesson in a 6th-grade science classroom as PlastiVan educators like Evan Morton teach students the science behind making slime.

How to get rich flipping property – according to those who did

The Daily Telegraph 19 Mar 2023
Flipping property was one of the great money-making trends of the last property boom. If you stood in a queue at any Pret-a-Manger in the City of London in the early 2000s, it wasn’t long before you heard someone bragging about their latest property win ... He’s learned some lessons the hard way. “It’s not rocket science ... .

Students explore coding and gaming in 4-H

Brainerd Dispatch 19 Mar 2023
1/4 ... 2/4 ... 3/4 ... 4/4. The club's poster ... ADVERTISEMENT ... March 15, 2023 06.24 PM ... Its website describes Hour of Code as “a one-hour introduction to computer science, using fun tutorials to show that anybody can learn the basics.” ... The game has also been adapted into Minecraft Education , used to teach lessons from coding and math to leadership and sciences ... .

Recommended reads: Omaha Public Library celebrates Women's History Month

Omaha World-Herald 19 Mar 2023
Omaha Public Library wants to help readers find new books — or at least books new to them. Every month in this space, employees recommend reading based on different writing genres, themes or styles ... Find these books and more at your local branch or ... Part memoir, part Indigenous history lesson, and part plant science... Spotify .

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