Entries by Skylar Redman

LRSD Elementary Science Fair – JUDGES NEEDED!

The Little Rock School district is looking for judges for our 2019-20 elementary science fair. The fair will be held on Saturday, February 1st from 8:30 – 11:30 at Don Roberts Elementary on Cantrell Rd. This is a big event with over 140 projects that will need to be judged. We are asking you to consider judging some […]

Still Need Volunteers for VEX Robotics Tournaments

It’s robotics season … and that means we need volunteers! We have TWO tournaments again this year, the first is the New Team Invitational- and also the VEXU Tournament. This is a smaller tournament, with just 3-40 teams, PLUS the university level competition (there will be around 250 total participants on campus)  Our very own […]

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teachings

Nominations are open for open for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST)! The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government specifically for K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers. Recipients of the award receive a $10,000 […]

ACTM KIMBERLY DAWN HUGHES PD GRANT

The Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ACTM) is now accepting applications for the new Kimberly Dawn Hughes Professional Development Grant. This Professional Development (PD) Grant, named in honor of Kimberly Dawn Hughes, is intended to strengthen the quality of mathematics teaching in Arkansas. The grant provides $1000.00 financial assistance to Arkansas mathematics educators to […]

UALR VEX Robotics Competition Volunteers Needed – 12/7 & 2/1

Good afternoon! It’s robotics season … and that means we need volunteers! We have TWO tournaments again this year, the first is the New Team Invitational- and also the VEXU Tournament. This is a smaller tournament, with just 3-40 teams, PLUS the university level competition (there will be around 250 total participants on campus)  Our […]

Beebe Elementary School Receives 110 Chromebooks from eSCO

Rogers, AR based eSCO uses proceeds from recycled electronics to donate refurbished computers Students at Beebe Elementary School benefitted from a new twist on recycling on Monday, August 12th.  eSCO, a Rogers, AR based electronic waste processing and recycling company, presented 110 refurbished Chromebook laptops to Beebe Elementary School. “We are extremely busy on the […]

2019 Congressional App Challenge

This year’s challenge submission period begins JUNE 5 and runs through NOVEMBER 1. The Congressional App Challenge is a nationwide event that allows students to compete with each other by creating and exhibiting their software application for mobile, tablet, or computer devices of their choice.  This competition is designed to engage student creativity and encourage […]