3.14 Fun Things to Do on Pi Day

Celebrate Pi Day! Pi, or 3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105 and on and on and on ... is a mathematical constant that never ends. We celebrate Pi Day because pi is often represented by π...

The Foodnited States of America

Learning the 50 States of America can sometimes be a dull exercise, but it doesn't have to be. Chris Durso, creator of Foodiggity.com, and his eight-year old son are bringing a whole new meaning to playing...

6 Teens Who Are Changing the World

The fresh perspective and energy of young hearts and minds has often led to inventions and efforts that have literally changed the world. This is a series of articles profiling people who have done just that...

How Julia Bluhm is Changing the World

The fresh perspective and energy of young hearts and minds has often led to inventions and efforts that have literally changed the world. This is one in a series of articles profiling people who have done just...

5 Inventions Created by Kids

Have you ever thought of an invention that could change the world or a genius idea on how to improve a product that already exists? I can't even count how many brilliant ideas I've had only to see them...

STEM Apps Designed by Students

There are now more than a million apps each for Apple and Android devices and tens of billions of downloads, with no end in sight. There are apps in every imaginable category and a whole “app economy”...

Inspire STEM Education

"Knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) can be the key to a successful future."  Edutopia.org Giving students a fun way to explore STEM education and an opportunity to be...

First Thanksgiving: The True Story

What follows is my abridgement of the Thanksgiving story, written with balance and restraint for children by teacher and author Charles M. Larsen, who is descended from several American Indian tribes. If you...

Is All Multitasking Bad?

Multitasking. Most of us do it at least some of the time, whether that means browsing the Internet while watching TV, texting while waiting in line at the store, switching between multiple browser tabs, or...