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Sul Ross State University Border County Waiver

Sul Ross State University Border County Waiver Residents of bordering New Mexico counties are eligible to pay in-state tuition rates through a tuition reciprocity agreement between Texas State University System components and New Mexico institutions of higher education. Counties in New Mexico that border the state of Texas are: Dona Ana Otero Eddy Lea Roosevelt Read more about Sul Ross State University Border County Waiver[…]

Rebecca Garcia is Promoting Global Citizenship Through STEM Literacy Skills

I was very fortunate to attend the Summer 2018 NASA MEI conference. During this time, I learned various STEM components and improved my knowledge of Aeronautical and Space Science. Prior to attending, I was having trouble trying to figure out how exactly I would incorporate this material in my future classroom. As an English major, Read more about Rebecca Garcia is Promoting Global Citizenship Through STEM Literacy Skills[…]

Elizabeth Livingston is Ready to Lead Future-Ready Elementary Classrooms Through Hands-On STEM Activities

Last week I have learned many different things about NASA, space exploration, and all the different ways I can use these events in my classroom and as an educator. Not only have I learned more about the insides of the NASA organization, I know about NASA’s future goals of going to the moon, Mars,  and NASA’s Read more about Elizabeth Livingston is Ready to Lead Future-Ready Elementary Classrooms Through Hands-On STEM Activities[…]

Samantha Banegas Encourages Using Visualization and 5E Instructional Model to Integrate STEM

Today I learned that some of the characteristics that earth has such as wind, volcanos, water, and impacts other terrestrial planets may have the same characteristics. For example impacts which of course are usually the cause of some form of a meteorite that smashes into the ground causing a crater in the surface of the Read more about Samantha Banegas Encourages Using Visualization and 5E Instructional Model to Integrate STEM[…]

Reflections from our first MEI STEM Professional Development Day

Our preservice teachers have the opportunity to apply to be part of the NASA MEI STEM program sponsored by Texas State University and NASA Minority University Research and Education Project. The program is an intensive professional development program that introduces students to the 5E instructional model, STEM integration, and future-ready skill sets to incorporate in Read more about Reflections from our first MEI STEM Professional Development Day[…]

Teaching Opportunities Abroad

As the global population increases, so does the demand for passionate and energized international teachers. In order to meet the United Nation’s goal of irradiating literacy by 2030, the need for for 69 million new teachers is now a priority. As English is an international language, native speakers have a real advantage.  Teaching abroad offers Read more about Teaching Opportunities Abroad[…]

Resources to Differentiate Instruction for Diverse Students

Developing strategies to engage diverse students introduces experiences and perspectives that teachers can leverage as a powerful resource for everyone to learn more—in different ways, in new environments, and with different types of people. Each individual in this enormously diverse and ever-changing system has the power to serve as an invaluable resource for all others—students, teachers, Read more about Resources to Differentiate Instruction for Diverse Students[…]

Teaching Students How To Be Digital Citizens – Social Media Resource

Social media can serve as a great resource toward improving communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity between all education stakeholders.  Recent research sponsored by The US Students communicate, research, collaborate, create and publish online with or without the help of parents or educators. The social networks students use are conducive to so many facets of Read more about Teaching Students How To Be Digital Citizens – Social Media Resource[…]