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10. Nurse Practitioners 9. Architects 8. Physicians Assistant 7. Construction Managers 6. Environmental Engineers 5. Database Administrators 4. Statisticians 3. Physical Scientists 2. Epidemiologists 1. Clinical Psychologist Sources: Career Builder; Yahoo Finance
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Most kids love to get creative with play and build things, whether the medium is Lego, clay, or even a computer program. Whether they know it or not, all of those skills can be applied to the world of engineering! In celebration of Engineer’s Week, 10. You can use your creativity every day 9. Many...
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-Posted by Paige Barnes, CEEF Director of Education One of the main reasons CEEF was formed and Energy Day came to be is because of the often-repeated question: why don’t more students pursue careers in STEM industries, especially the energy industry? Another question is why don’t we see more diversity in STEM fields? The very...
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As we settle back into the school year, some of us may think of Labor Day as the unofficial, official end-of-summer. Labor Day, however, actually marks the celebration of the social and economic achievements of American workers. And, what better way to celebrate than by recognizing all of the teachers and educators across the U.S....
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We would like to congratulate the winners of the 2019 Energy Day Academic Program (EDAP)! These students have worked hard and spent quite a bit of their free time learning STEM concepts and creating projects to engage in and showcase their accomplishments in STEM. Science Engineering Fair of HoustonKendall McBrideDavid BidulescuVed GaneshZaina AliEmily TroutmanKaitlyn BirdHailey...
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Did you know that the Consumer Energy Education Foundation has curated a list of sample STEM-related lesson plans that you can access for free? And the best part? You don’t need to be a teacher to use them! Kids love to learn when they don’t know they’re learning, so you can use the lessons as...
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How do you keep your kids entertained and engaged over the summer with educational activities? This may be an easy task for some, but most parents get a little stressed about the idea of having children around for an extra 8-9 hours each day during summer. But there’s good news! You can reinforce their school...
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Bella Xu was one of our 2019 EDAP Winners. Bella is finishing her sophomore year at Clements High School in Sugar Land. Her passion for math started when she was in elementary school. Over the years, she has participated in many math competitions and achieved several honors, including qualifying for the AIME five times and...
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Teachers rarely have enough time to teach STEM in engaging and interesting ways and teach the required curriculum, so we are in the process of compiling some ways to help with that. Toys, games, and videos can all be used to accomplish the goal of connecting classroom STEM lessons to real-world application. The challenge is how to...
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Posted by Paige Barnes (Director of Education, CEEF) How do you keep your kids entertained and engaged over the summer with educational activities? This may be an easy task for some, but most of us get at least a little bit stressed about the idea of having our children around for an extra 8-9 hours...
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