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Read how the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation community is making strides in STEM education.

9/05/2014

ONE COMMUNITY AT A TIME

Heather Buskirk, KSTF Senior Fellow, is featured on the United States’ Department of Education Teach to Lead website. The story chronicles her role in co-founding a STEM-based school…

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8/29/2014

NEW (SCHOOL) YEAR RESOLUTIONS PART 3

KSTF Senior Fellow Alexandra Fuentes discusses her resolution for the 2014–2015 school year in an August 28, 2014 Teach Plus blog published on the Huffington Post. Read…

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8/18/2014

FOR UW-RIVER FALLS CLASS, SUMMER MEANS STUDYING AN ICY TELESCOPE

This summer, KSTF Senior Fellow Katey Shirey is introducing high school students to engineering design as an Upward Bound…

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8/15/2014

TEACHER LEADERSHIP AS ADAPTIVE LEADERSHIP

In a Huffington Post blog entitled, “Teacher Leadership as Adaptive Leadership,” KSTF Executive Director Nicole Gillespie discusses viewing teacher leadership as adaptive leadership, and…

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7/28/2014

AWARD-WINNING SAN FRANCISCO TEACHER INSPIRES KIDS TO FULL POTENTIAL

In a July 28, 2014 CBS San Francisco article, KSTF Senior Fellow Jessica Uy provides career advice to aspiring teachers. Read the full article.

7/10/2014

THE UNTAPPED POTENTIAL OF TEACHER NETWORKS

In a Huffington Post blog entitled, “The Untapped Potential of Teacher Networks,” KSTF Executive Director Nicole Gillespie describes how teacher networks can be leveraged to…

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7/07/2014

KNOWLES SCIENCE TEACHING FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2014 TEACHING FELLOWS

Five-year Teaching Fellowship supports beginning STEM teachers Moorestown, N.J., July 7, 2014 – The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation (KSTF) today announced its 2014 cohort of Teaching Fellows. Selected from a…

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6/23/2014

KSTF NAMES JEFFREY J. ROZELLE DIRECTOR, TEACHING FELLOWS PROGRAM

Moorestown, N.J., June 23, 2014 – The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation (KSTF) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey J. Rozelle as Director of its Teaching Fellows Program, effective May…

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6/18/2014

BRINGING SCIENCE TO THE COMMUNITY

On May 31, 2014, Springfield, Va.-based Robert E. Lee High School hosted its third annual Community Science Day. Spearheaded by 2010 KSTF Teaching Fellow Heather Moore, the event engaged the community by providing…

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6/16/2014

KIRSTIN MILKS PUBLISHED IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP

An article written by 2009 Teaching Fellow Kirstin Milks was published in the all-digital summer 2014 issue of Educational Leadership. In “What I Learned from Rolo,” Kirstin describes how she…

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5/07/2014

THE TROUBLE WITH TOP-DOWN

An article written by 2009 KSTF Teaching Fellow Rebecca Van Tassell, “The Trouble with Top-Down,” was published in the May 2014 issue of Educational Leadership. The article

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5/06/2014

HIGH-LEVERAGE IPAD APPS FOR THE MATHEMATICS CLASSROOM

KSTF Teacher Developer Ayanna Perry is the co-author of “High-Leverage iPad Apps for the Mathematics Classroom,” an article that was published in the Technology Tips section of the May…

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5/06/2014

WHAT’S IN A NAME? THE CASE FOR ‘LEADING TEACHER’ VS. ‘TEACHER LEADER’

KSTF Executive Director Nicole Gillespie discusses why she feels “leading teacher” is a more accurate and evocative term than “teacher leader,” in a Huffington Post blog post entitled, “What’s…

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5/01/2014

ENERGY THEATRE

2009 KSTF Teaching Fellow Lindsay Wells co-wrote an article entitled Energy Theatre, which was published in the May 2014 edition of The Physics Teacher. The Click here to read more

5/01/2014

CHALKBOARD CHAMPIONS

KSTF Senior Fellow Alison Espinosa was featured in the April 30, 2014 issue of the University of South Carolina (USC) Day Times, a daily newsletter. The “Chalkboard Champions” feature…

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