STEM

We’re excited to share that the Boy Scouts of America Denver Area Council is giving out a special STEM Nova Energy Day Badge to scouts who visit their booth on Saturday, September 28th. What Are the STEM Nova Awards? The Boy Scouts of America developed the STEM Nova Awards program to excite and expand a...
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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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Do you know how fun science and math can be? Mark your calendars and come join us for Energy Day Colorado on September 28th, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Denver East High School. Energy Day is Colorado’s first FREE family festival dedicated to focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Through hands-on...
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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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Summer is officially here in the Mile High City and this Thursday you can expect to see all things red, white, and blue. This year, when you’re watching fireworks with your friends and family, you can wow them by explaining the science behind how fireworks work! Let’s break it down… We know that fireworks are...
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This summer students can beat the heat with at-home summer STEM activities from the Consumer Energy Education Foundation (CEEF), the nonprofit that hosts Denver’s Energy Day Festival each year. Dedicated to promoting higher education and placing students on the fast track to careers in science, technology, engineering and math, CEEF connects students, their parents, and...
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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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