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Next Generation Learning with the Kavli “Science in Fiction” Video Contest.

By Stacy Jannis Connecting bright young minds with the tools and techniques they need today is the first step towards developing our work force tomorrow. Businesses and government have issued a challenge to educators to help this next generation acquire the creative high-performance STEM skills they need to better transform the world. The evolution of learning technologies, combined…

ENTRY: HOW PHYSICS AFFECTS BASKETBALL What are your ages? Yanqi Chen-15, Brandon King-15, Weiyuan Tian-17, Sean Sarve-18, Alex Taylor-18 Where do you go to school? Central York High School in York,PA What are your favorite subjects? Yanqi Chen- Mathematics and Science (specifically Chemistry and Physics), Brandon King- Science (Chemistry), Weiyuan Tian- Mathematics (Integral Calculus), Sean…

Entry: The Appliance of Science Michael McRoskey What is your age? 14 Where do you go to school? Saint Augustine HS in San Diego. I did the video while I was a student at Saint James Academy in Solana Beach, Ca. What is your favorite subject(s)? Math What do you plan to study in college?…

Here is one of our top 10 Kavli Video Contest Finalists! ( L to R) Kelsey Good, Katie Mark, Emily Pence(L to R) Katie Mark, Ashley Brown, Kelsey Good, Gabriella Gunawan What are your ages? Kelsey Good-15, Katie Mark-15, Emily Pence-16, Ashley Brown-16, Gabriella Gunawan-15 Where do you go to school? Holton-Arms in Bethesda, MD…

You voted…We listened! Check out the Kavli Video Contest People’s Choice Award ENTRY: COLORAMA!! Sherry Chen (r) and Emily Forster (l) What are your ages? Sherry Chen-16, Emily Forster-15 Where do you go to school? Winston Churchill High School in Potomac, MD What are your favorite subjects? Sherry Chen- Programming , Mathematics Emily Forster- Mathematics…

Are your students inspired about science, engineering, and cool classroom technology? Can they show and tell the world why? If so, encourage them to enter the USA Science & Engineering Festival Kavli Science Video Contest and they could win a trip to Washington, D.C. for the Festival Expo! Other cool prizes include electronics gift certificates…

Inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers in your ActivClassroom by encouraging students to participate in the first USA Science & Engineering Festival, held October 10-24, 2010. The festival creates a new model for celebrating science and engineering across the country. Two weeks of science events across Virgina, Maryland and Washington, D.C. lead up…