As your child’s first and most important teacher, you can help your child develop a love of learning and an interest in science, technology, engineering and math by looking for and taking advantage of learning opportunities all around you.
invigorate your child's interests
Here are some websites that can get you started as you work to invigorate your child’s (and your) interest in science, technology, engineering and math.
Helping your child explore science may sound like a difficult task. This PBS website offers support for parents who aren’t sure where to start.
An interactive website for everyone--students, K-12 teachers and informal educators, parents and guardians, and anyone else with an interest in engineering.
Website for the PBS program, DragonflyTV. Episodes of the program can be viewed at this site as well as games, projects and “real” scientist videos can be accessed.
Sponsor of CSI, the Iowa Mathematics and Science Education Partnership (IMSEP) – resources for parents can be found at this website.
Use DESIGN SQUAD NATION activities, animations, video profiles, and episodes in classrooms and afterschool programs, in libraries and museums, at events and at home.