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NGSS, after-school engineering program, and more highlight latest issue of The Pitsco Network

By Carletta
October 18th, 2013

The October-November 2013 issue of The Pitsco Network should be in your mailbox soon! For a sneak peek, visit www.pitsco.com/Network to get exciting STEM news and stories, including:

• The cheese is moving, and it’s headed your way! Dave the Science Guy explains how Pitsco incorporates the Next Generation Science Standards into our project-based curriculum.
• The STEM Virtual Academy in Memphis, TN, addresses the engineering shortage: This STEM program, conducted after school and on Saturdays, serves 150+ students from 25 different high schools in the Shelby County School District, giving students a leg up on critical engineering concepts and courses.
• SySTEM Alert! This engaging pullout section continues to bring middle schoolers STEM-related stories and activities such as the DIY magnet motor in this issue. Download a printable PDF at www.pitsco.com/SySTEMalert.

All these stories and more are on their way. To view current and past issues of The Pitsco Network, go to www.pitsco.com/Network.

Find current and past SySTEM Alert! issues at www.pitsco.com/SySTEMAlert.

Pitsco Education is the leading provider of age-appropriate, student-centered K-12 STEM learning solutions. Our standards-based curriculum, products, equipment, and materials promote student success through positive and challenging learning experiences, and our hands-on solutions teach core concepts and career skills in science, technology, engineering, and math.

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