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January 28, 2017
Workshop Spotlight: Arduinos

Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software, and a number of teachers have begun to incorporate them into their STEM curriculums. This past fall/winter, the MƒA Arduinos Professional Learning Team (PLT) brought together MƒA teachers to explore new capabilities for Arduinos in their classroom. Read more.

  • October 14, 2016

    Renowned mathematician and author Dr. Eugenia Cheng was a special guest at MƒA. Read more about her talk.

  • September 14, 2016

    Pigments, dyes, and paints may be familiar words in the art room, but they are also terms that can take on a new perspective in the chemistry laboratory. In the three-part course, “...

  • July 7, 2016

    Microscopes have become an essential tool for research in every branch of science, as well as a powerful tool for science education. As microscopes become more commonplace in middle and...

  • Knitting Mathematics

    May 26, 2016

    When it comes to teaching and understanding complex mathematical shapes, one engaging method is through hands-on, physical exploration. In the MƒA mini-course, “Knitting Mathematics: A...

  • April 25, 2016

    On April 18th we hosted our first event focused solely on computer science – MƒA Teachers Speak Up: Computer Science in NYC, an in-depth panel discussion that focused on teaching...

  • MƒA Master Teacher Ashraya Gupta and facilitator José Vaz

    February 29, 2016

    “Aviation Ground School,” a three-session MƒA mini-course held at the New York City Center for Space Science Education, gave MƒA teachers the opportunity to immerse themselves in all...