May 2020: Interactive Classroom Lesson Plan Competition

How will you engage your students in exciting ways when you return to school in the fall? ORISE wants to see your best interactive lesson plans! Throughout the month of May, we are asking teachers to submit lesson plans that will engage students in hands-on, interactive learning. Think outside the box by not using traditional worksheets or online projects! THREE teachers will win a Touchjet Pond Touchscreen Projector!

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Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows

Some of the nation’s most accomplished STEM teachers selected as Albert Einstein Educator Fellows

Fifteen K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers from across the United States have been named 2020-2021 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows. The fellows will spend 11 months serving in a federal agency or U.S. Congressional offices in Washington, D.C., engaged in the national STEM education arena.

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Researcher spotlight: Stephen Jon Quiton

During his internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, undergraduate student Stephen Jon Quiton used quantum chemical computations to simulate the separation of two heavy elements.

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STEM Career Resources

Are you are an undergraduate, graduate student or postdoc looking for early-career, professional development opportunities? With the right strategy, you can also find, apply to, and land the perfect research experience.  Find information on how to submit a successful application, how to apply for research funding, what STEM careers are in high demand, where to find career fairs, and more!

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