Edutopia blogger Josh Block, acknowledging that it takes time to process information and synthesize ideas, offers some reflective and closing activities to deepen students' learning in those critical minutes at the end of class.
The young design engineers of Textiles + TechStyles show off their ability to collaborate and work as a team. The task? Trouble-shoot issues with micro-controller circuits they had created using eTextile components. Thank you for taking a moment to see Pretty Brainy's #STEAM students in action.
#ChangeThePattern Kate Lindeen and Terri Fry Kasuba are collaborating to support Pretty Brainy in Changing The Pattern of too few females entering STEAM studies and careers. InnovatioNews.com is the first news organization to report the story.
I Write, Speak + Design STEAM Learning to Inspire Girls to Pursue Their Greatest Aspirations.
Founder + CEO, Pretty Brainy, creator of STEM learning that values how girls experience the world. I am the author of Fashionably Mashed: THE STEM OF FASHION DESIGN™, a hands-on experience for tweens and teens in custom-designing T-shirts using the math and science at the heart of great design. I have a journalism BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MA from the University of Colorado-Boulder.
I am at work on my next book, Textiles + TechStyles, and building Pretty Brainy into an awesome social enterprise + nonprofit organization. Please view my TED Talk on How to Help Girls Succeed in STEM.
Began my career traveling the world by military cargo plane. Dubbed "part sociologist, part philosopher, part feminist, part entrepreneur." Joined in the office every day by Layla, the rock-n-roll cat.
Education Keynote Speaker + Trainer | CEO + Social Entrepreneur | Writer
Public Speaking, Writing + Editing, Nonprofit Leadership, Curriculum Design
Pretty Brainy, Inc.
Founder + CEO, 2008 - present
Pretty Brainy, Inc., Named an Educational Leader for STEM Education by InnovatioNews | Nonprofit Leader + Social Entrepreneur | Author, Fashionably Mashed: THE STEM OF FASHION DESIGN™ | Education Keynote Speaker + Trainer | Curriculum Designer, STEAM Learning That Values How Girls Experience the World