NYSETA and NYSTEEA

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We recently had the pleasure to attend a few local technology education trade shows as an exhibitor. Both, the NYSETA (New York State Engineering Technology Association) at Erie Community College in Buffalo, and the NYSTEEA (New York State Technology and Engineering Educator’s Association) at SUNY Oswego were opportunities to meet with our customers face-to-face and introduce ourselves to new contacts.

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Meet the NEW LabVIEW for Education

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LabVIEW has a full range of data collection and control devices for science and engineering applications. With the hands-on training of the myDAQ hardware incorporated with LabVIEW, the engineering experience for the student will be the same as a professional where they will use the same tools and work flow.

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Source for fischertechnik Instructions (and German Translations)

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While you can in fact special order some of the instruction booklets for the currently available fischertechnik sets directly from Studica (please contact me directly at lancez@studica.com for more info on this), there are no printed versions of the instructions for older kits available for sale. However, there is another option, and it’s totally FREE.

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Autodesk Digital STEAM Workshop

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Autodesk recently created a new curriculum for teachers and students called the Digital STEAM Workshop. The Digital STEAM workshop is a highly visual curriculum that delivers an engaging project-based learning experience for students while enabling teachers to focus on teaching rather than software expertise.

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Grants for STEM Technology Grades 6-12

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Toshiba grants are meant to help teachers with project ideas and materials to coincide with the math and science curriculum, bringing more hands on training for the students making the projects more fun than constructive. These projects are a brilliant way to gain the interest of the student making them want to learn. Grant applications of $5,000 or less for instructional equipment are accepted throughout the year.

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Introduce Digital Storytelling into Your Curriculum

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Final Draft professional scriptwriting software is a perfect tool for your classroom, and a great way to meet today’s technology demands. Students will look forward to writing assignments once they see it come alive on screen or stage.

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