Posted on: May 13th, 2019

The schools to beat in the National Ocean Sciences Bowl

With plastic pollution flooding the oceans, fishing populations at increasing danger of collapse, and climate change affecting the delicate pH balance, it's more important than ever for our students...

Posted on: May 10th, 2019

These high schools are leading the pack in predicting the future!

After its first two years, the race is heating up in crowning the country’s young actuarial champions. Actuaries are at the front lines of major business decisions analyzing data to help project...

Posted on: March 29th, 2019

Check out this new app competition from NASA!

In June 2019, NASA will launch a full-stress test of the Orion spacecraft’s Launch Abort System (LAS), called Ascent Abort-2, which will demonstrate the LAS can send Orion and its crew a safe...

Posted on: March 28th, 2019

The Robots are Coming – student robotics competitions you need to know!

Today there are many amazing robotics contests, competitions, tournaments, and awards, unlike when I was in school decades ago when there were 2 or 3 if that. It seems like there are new programs...

Posted on: March 8th, 2019

The difference between student rewards and student competitions – what to use and what to steer clear of.

Several times a month we receive questions about the benefits of student competitions. Concerned parents want to know, "should my daughter get involved in the competitive world where boys dominate?"...

Posted on: February 12th, 2019

The Best STEM competitions for students

Each year, thousands and thousands of students challenge themselves in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) academic competitions. And each year it seems that more and more...