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Andrew Vanden Heuvel
Works at AGL Initiatives
Attended Calvin College
Lives in Grand Haven, MI
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Let's make #STEMbite100k  a reality!
 
STEMbite has almost hit 100k views since it's inception a little over a year ago. Can you help me hit that mark in the next 7 days? Head to www.youtube.com/stembite, pick your favorite video, and share it out to your friends and family. We can do it! #STEMbite100k  
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Do you love to LAUGH and learn cool science, then you have to check out this awesome video from +Jacob Strickling and Make Science Fun! http://youtu.be/r5SHVMRhrKo
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Corn - our favorite genetically modified food. Learn more directly from the farm with this week's STEMbite. http://youtu.be/kOO8pItfx_Q?list=UUesXhITn2pBLm045tjWnU4A #throughglass  
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cool
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I wish I knew... :)
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Don't you love running up and down sand dunes? In this week's #STEMbite, learn about the science behind what gives dunes their distinctive shape. http://youtu.be/sp-_WTQtLMk
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Here is this week's new  #STEMbite  - be sure to watch up to 1:00 for a first-hand view of what happens "When birds attack..." http://youtu.be/NzfLy8_eIQ4 #throughglass  
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A very cool video showing graduation through #GoogleGlass  from Ohio Wesleyan University. 
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That is a neat idea to lock up some awesome memories :)
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STEMbite quote of the day: "This isn't super stable because I'm using a nose hair trimmer..." Check out this video response to the Wiggly Water Wave challenge from +Make Science Fun  #throughglass  http://youtu.be/Pc3nxudmHwk
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This week's #STEMbite - watching the sun set right into the middle of I-80. Who knew that a highway is like a modern-day Stonehenge? http://youtu.be/JwSDxQYjKIw
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+Eli Vanden Heuvel I missed the most recent one. I guess I'll have to wait for the next one. 
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I just posted the new #STEMbite  trailer. Check it out, pass it along, and subscribe! http://youtu.be/DODHyUj29F0 
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For this week's ‪#‎STEMbite‬, we'll explore the cool sounds made by unusual objects including saw blades, plastic rulers, and even packaging tape! http://youtu.be/5he_0zjJ6to
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I love STEMbites
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Freelance Educator, Director of AGL Initiatives
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Turning innovative ideas into reality
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  • AGL Initiatives
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  • Michigan Virtual University
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Grand Haven, MI
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Building new ways to teach kids.
Introduction
Hi, my name is Andrew Vanden Heuvel, and I’ve spent the past several years exploring a wide range of interests related to science, technology, and innovative approaches to education. I’ve been having lots of fun, and I’ve even been able to make a living at it.

You can see what I've been up to at AGL Initiatives
Bragging rights
(In chronological order) Kicked a basketball into the hoop from half court, discovered asteroid, discovered exoplanet, met girl, got married, discovered more asteroids, NASA Highly Qualified Astronaut Candidate, became daddy, Michigan Online Teacher of the Year, National Online Teacher of the Year Finalist, Aspen Fellow, became daddy again, Glass Explorer
Education
  • Calvin College
    BS Physics, BA Math, Minor in Astronomy, 2000 - 2004
  • The University of Florida
    MS Astrophysics, 2005 - 2006
  • Calvin College
    High School Teaching Certificate, 2006 - 2007
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