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Educators in Warren County, N.C., with their donated virtual reality headsets

Dec 18, 2020

Donation Expands Students’ Experiences Through Virtual Reality

A generous donation from Lenovo — and a creative pivot — are putting virtual reality headsets in the hands of educators and students across the state. 

Two kids work on building a straw rocket

Apr 17, 2020

The Science House Comes to Your House

Learn how to get new K-12 science activities and resources every week from NC State's The Science House. 

Alumni Gateway near sunset

Mar 12, 2020

2020 North Carolina and National Science Olympiads Canceled

The tournaments, scheduled to be held at NC State in spring 2020, have been canceled because of concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19. 

Students conduct an experiment

Feb 27, 2020

Beyond the Bricks: Making STEM Accessible

From its home base on Centennial Campus, the Science House creates inclusive pathways to STEM education for K-12 students and teachers across North Carolina. 

Apr 22, 2017

NC State to Host 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament

NC State will host the 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament, to be held May 13-16, 2020. 

Apr 20, 2017

Changing Kids’ Perceptions of Science

Education professor Audrey Jaeger is connecting a local Science Olympiad team with NC State science and engineering students who serve as both coaches and role models. 

Feb 22, 2017

Learners, Leaders

One in every eight students in North Carolina public schools has a disability. A program supported by the Science House at NC State is helping tap this potential wellspring of talent for the state’s STEM industries. 

Nov 12, 2012

Two educators from The Science House’s FREEDM Center receive STEM awards

Two educators from NC State University’s FREEDM Systems Center have been honored for their outstanding contributions to science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. Dr. Lisa Grable, the center’s director of precollege education, has received the Distinguished Service in Science Education in North Carolina Award from the North Carolina Science Teachers Association (NCSTA) and Ms. Melaine Rickard…