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Ists, November 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Nov 2013

Ists, November 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

ISTS Newsletter

In this issue:

--News

--Opportunities


Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V9n2, Fall 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Oct 2013

Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V9n2, Fall 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

The New Bulletin

Inside This Issue:

--Message from the Executive Director

--ICTM-ISTS Math Science Fall Conference

--Next Generation Science Standards Updates

--Academy to Host NGSS Alignment Workshop

--Abstract Submission Deadline

--All Puns Intended: New Facilitators Dive into Project WET

--Iowa Science Foundation

--Recognizing Excellence

--Events and Deadlines

--New Excellence in Science Teaching Award


Ists, September 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Sep 2013

Ists, September 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

ISTS Newsletter

In this issue:

--Notes and News

--Opportunities


2013 Imsaloquium, Student Investigation Showcase, Illinois Mathematics And Science Academy May 2013

2013 Imsaloquium, Student Investigation Showcase, Illinois Mathematics And Science Academy

IMSAloquium Abstract Booklets

"This year, we are proudly celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of IMSA’s Student Inquiry and Research (SIR) Program. Our first IMSAloquium, then called Presentation Day, was held in 1989 with only ten presentations; this year we are nearing two hundred."


Ists, May 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science May 2013

Ists, May 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

ISTS Newsletter

In this issue:

--Messages

--NGSS News

--Conference Preview

--News

--Opportunities

--Space Place News


Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V9n1, Spring 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Apr 2013

Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V9n1, Spring 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

The New Bulletin

Inside This Issue:

--Message from the Executive Director

--Seeking Project WET Facilitators

--125th Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science

--Candidates for IAS President –Elect

--Iowa Academy of Science 2013 Ballot

--Announcements, Events & Deadlines

--2012 Member Donations to the Academy

--Ag Energy Webinars


Ists, February 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Feb 2013

Ists, February 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

ISTS Newsletter

In this issue:

--Messages

--News

--Opportunities


Minority Women In Stem: A Valuable Resource In The Global Economy, Ezella Mcpherson, Diane R. Fuselier-Thompson Jan 2013

Minority Women In Stem: A Valuable Resource In The Global Economy, Ezella Mcpherson, Diane R. Fuselier-Thompson

Journal of the International Association for the Study of the Global Achievement Gap

While there is an expected demographic shift of the ethnic minority population in the United States to become the majority population by 2020, few minority women successfully attain baccalaureate degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematical (STEM) fields. To address this gap, this article employs critical race feminism and narrative analysis methods to examine minority women’s challenges while pursuing undergraduate STEM degrees. Findings suggest that limited access to the field, isolation and alienation, and affordability create barriers that result in many minority women leaving STEM majors. Implications for practice include targeted institutional efforts to increase recruitment and retention efforts ...


Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V10n1, Winter 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science Jan 2013

Iowa Academy Of Science: The New Bulletin, V10n1, Winter 2013, Iowa Academy Of Science

The New Bulletin

Inside This Issue:

--Message from the Executive Director

--Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science

--2013 ICTM-ISTS Fall Conference Photo Album

--New Facilitators Dive into Project WET

--Attention Teachers: New Environmental Education Opportunities

--Experiencing REAP

--Students as Part of School Leadership for Promoting Reforms in Science

--Starr Student Research Grants