Author: rstauffer

Student Success Study Tour

Date: Tuesday, September 13, 9am Event: Study Tour highlighting practices related to “Student Success Extends Beyond Academics” Location: Loyola Academy, St. Louis Learn about Loyola’s standards-based grading, student-led conferences, and graduate prep and support programs, participate in student-led classroom tours, ask questions, and make new connections! RSVP Link: For more information: email

STC Newark Design Day

Date: Friday, September 29, Celebration from 3:30 to 5 pm Event: 2nd Annual STC Newark Design Day & Celebration Location: Rutgers Business School/Newark Venture Partners (1 Washington Park) Join us to celebrate teams of middle schoolers, their teachers, and community members as they show off their designs to solve a real challenge facing the City […]

National Science Foundation Awards $1.25 Million Grant to Maker Partnership

CONTACT: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: National Science Foundation Awards $1.25 Grant to Maker Partnership It was announced this week that the Research Alliance for New York City Schools was awarded $1.25 million to support the Maker Partnership, a collaboration between Schools That Can and MakerState. Part of the National Science Foundation’s STEM + Computer Science […]

Inside i2 Camp!

Ah, summer: The time for running through sprinklers, playing outside, and…working on real-world STEM projects! This month, students in grades five through eight in Chicago spent a week engaging in science, technology, engineering, and math at STC i2 Camp, held with Namaste Charter School. Rising fifth and sixth graders dove into Kinetic Sculpture, which included […]