STEM Archives - Digital Promise Verizon Innovative Learning Schools

Our Blog

Recent Articles
April 30, 2017

Verizon Design Thinking Challenge: Find a Better Way to Store Headphones

Students use the design thinking process to solve a common problem.

April 15, 2017

Empowering Girls Through Technology

Henderson Middle School in El Paso, TX has an Internet Cafe space dedicated solely for girls…

January 31, 2017

Learning Light Through Simulation

This science class uses an online simulator to learn about the properties of light.

December 15, 2016

Hour of Code Sparks Student Interest in Computer Science

Hunt Middle School in Burlington, Vermont participated in the Hour of Code along with many other…

December 1, 2016

STEAM Challenge: Build a Cup Tower

Chaos ensues when students tackle an engineering project with some unusual rules.

December 1, 2016

Say My Name: Verizon Innovative App Challenge Entry

This entry for the mobile app challenge focuses on a unique problem faced by a school with a high population of refugee students.

October 12, 2016

STEM in Geometry Class: Bring in the Robots!

Ms. Olson at King Arts is using Sphero robots in her geometry class to help teach…

June 30, 2016

Taking Engineering from the Classroom to Career

Community partners show students the power of STEM learning.

April 15, 2016

A New Take on a Classic Science Project

This science class adds a new twist to a traditional classroom experience.

April 4, 2016

The “A” in STEAM–Creativity and Problem Solving

Students learn more about the relationship between the arts and engineering.

April 4, 2016

Design Challenge: Race Cars!

Students go through the steps of the design process to create plans, test, and build their own working race cars.

April 1, 2016

Problem Solving and Thinking Like an Engineer

Focusing on problem solving during Engineers Week.

March 30, 2016

Exploring STEM in Action During Engineers Week

Students from Vista, Calif. explore innovative STEM technology during Engineer’s Week.

March 30, 2016

Embracing STEAM on Maui

How do we make STEAM relevant for kids?

March 27, 2016

Virtual Reality: Students Travel from Raleigh to Rome!

Virtual reality can instantly transport students to another part of the world.

March 16, 2016

Hour of Code: Led by Students, for Students

Hour of Code is an exciting event that encourages schools around the country to participate in coding projects.

Improving learning with the power of technology

Let's connect and we'll send you the latest from Digital Promise.

Sign Up For Updates! Sign Up For Updates

Sign up for updates!

×