Daily Mail All Elements

May 10 | Volume 9 - 2018

Kenan Fellows names 2018-19 teacher leaders

The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership has revealed the 25 North Carolina public school educators awarded 2018-19 fellowships. View announcement. The K-12 teachers were selected from a highly-qualified applicant pool of more than 70 educators following a competitive application process. This summer, the 2018-19 Kenan Fellows will spend at least three weeks interning with local experts in agriculture, scientific research, energy, high-tech manufacturing, and other STEM fields. Each Kenan Fellow also receives a $5,000 stipend and gets to participate in 80 hours of professional development. Congratulations to this year's Kenan Fellows!Please enjoy your e-Update. Tweet us @NCSTEM with suggestions, feedback or thoughts about this issue or future ones.


2018 Regional ROCAME Jamboree

Region “O” Council for the Advancement of Minorities in Engineering (ROCAME) recently hosted its annual regional jamboree at the Watson College of Education at UNC Wilmington. Brunswick County (pictured here with Dr. Sartarelli of UNCW) were the overall winners of the event.



BWF CASMT grant applications open May 21

The Career Award for Science and Mathematics Teachers is a five-year award available to outstanding science and/or mathematics teachers in NC public primary and secondary schools. Applications open May 21 and close in September.



FIRST North Carolina teams achieve in Texas

FIRST North Carolina sent 22 teams to the FIRST Championship in Houston in April. These teams included 2 FIRST LEGO League Jr. teams (K-4), 2 FIRST LEGO League teams (grades 4-8), 2 FIRST Tech Challenge teams (grades 7-12) and 14 FIRST Robotics Competition teams (grades 9-12). Between them, they earned 12 awards and strengthened enthusiasm for pursuing STEM careers.



Featured Program


Wake Tech will host G.R.I.T.S. (Girls Raised in the Sciences) - an all girls STEM Camp this summer. Learn more here. Click or tap the button below to view all the great programs available at NC STEM Center.




Featured Opportunity

MMA Future Scientists Academy

Martin Millennium Academy will host a Future Scientists Academy for students this summer. Learn more about it here. Click or tap the button to view all the great STEM opportunities available at NC STEM Center.




NC STEM partners with The Connectory to help you discover local STEM happenings.
Please visit Events Calendar to find these and more upcoming events.

Send your event details for future e-Update




STEMconnector Annual Summit

STEMconnector will host its annual summit on May 18 at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. The day will feature a variety of formats including presentations, panels, and interactive work sessions. Learn more.





2018 STEMmy Awards

STEM in the Park will host the STEMmy’s on May 23 at RTP Headquarters. Modeled after The Emmy’s, the STEMmy’s night is a celebration of STEM outreach and engagement in Research Triangle Park. Learn more.





NCLGISA Annual Conference

The North Carolina Local Government Information Systems Association, or NCLGISA, offers two annual conferences. Their next conference will be held in Wilmington on May 23 through May 25. Learn more.



Have STEM News or Event to Share?

The NC STEM Center is a web portal for all things related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics in North Carolina. It is a project of North Carolina SMT Center in collaboration with N.C. Department of Public Instruction, North Carolina Community College System, UNC General Administration, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, and others. You have received this email because you have subscribed. If you no longer wish to receive emails, please unsubscribe. Thanks for your continued support.


Copyright © 2018 | NC STEM Learning Network