Dedication fuels Sarah in robotics, debate team, and pursuit of her space research dreams. For example, in one instance, 500 students, families, and community members were involved in a family science night that featured activities and resources from the trunk. This section provides a short summary. Kirsi relies on her grit to overcome setbacks and now provides critical parts to the ISS. S5 Ep1 | 28m 25s Share this video: Share this video on Facebook. Report a Problem | In at least two settings though, larger numbers of students and families were impacted. Copy a link to this video to your clipboard, SciGirls is a local public television program presented by. Alma Stephanie is a Metallurgical and Materials Engineer at the NASA Johnson Space Center. SciGirls is an Emmy award-winning PBS Kids television show, website and outreach program. The spectrUM Discovery Area, an interactive science center at The University of Montana, Missoula, operates a mobile science center program that provides a two-day hands-on science experience, culminating in a public family science event. RITA KORIN KARL – Senior Managing Director, STEM Media and Education Department PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. SciGirls Season 3 focuses on the newest frontier in science education: citizen science. More More. Rita’s previous roles include Director of Education at the Challenger Center for Space Science Education and Director of USAID’s Educational Technology in Schools project. Ambition knows no bounds, nor does corruption in a political thriller. Have a few girls sit underneath the lamp again. Before you submit an error, please consult our Troubleshooting Guide. Hispanic Engineering Science and Technology Festival in Edinburg, TX and Odyssey 2011 in Hixson, TN) Efforts In addition to the workshops described in the Outputs sections, SciGirls participated in numerous conferences and events that created STEM learning experiences. Angie joined the TPT team in Cities PBS in 2008 on the series DragonflyTV, and was part of the original creative team who developed SciGirls for television. Share this video: Ambition knows no bounds, nor does corruption in a political thriller. Kristin works with diverse stakeholders, including content experts, researchers, educators, sponsors and other thought leaders, to share STEM with children, families and educators nationwide. Most often though, they observed improvements in their students: learning to collaborate, asking inquiry questions, gaining confidence in presenting their work, taking leadership when working with boys, sharing their learning with their family, and expressing greater interest in science and health careers. You've just tried to add this show to My List. Victoria Velez – Ingeniera Biomédica | Biomedical Engineer. Natalia Rodriguez –Ingeniera de Software | Software Engineer. Abby Sofía loves creating things, building robots, and sending experiments to the ISS! Aug. 26, 2010 STEM Day at the Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, MN SciGirls lead hands-on activities and distributed materials to families from the MidWest. Copyright © 2020 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), all rights reserved. SciGirls in Florida unite with marine biologists to digitally track spotted eagle rays. Meet Denise "Seven" Bailey, a welder/instructor at Dunwoody College of Technology. On average, about 6 students per site were impacted by the trunks over time in this way. For over seventeen years, Kristin Pederson’s work with Twin Cities PBS has had a distinct emphasis on science, health, gender equity and cultural competency. The full evaluation report is at www.knightwilliams.com/reports/nifaevaluation.pdf, which contains the methods, conclusions, & recommendations for future SciGirls Activity Trunks programs. Izzie unearths the past with Jazzy and Gates, uncovering thousand-year-old Native American artifacts at a Utah dig site. Scientists then use this citizen-submitted data to advance their research. What do the “stars” look like now? She has crafted and led educational engagement and communications initiatives for multiple award-winning projects, including SciGirls, DragonflyTV, The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer’s; The New Medicine, Depression: Out of the Shadows and Slavery by Another Name. This series showcases bright, curious real girls putting science and engineering to work as they answer questions and make unexpected discoveries in the world around them. Inspiring Latina women share their strategies and pathways to STEM careers. PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Sept 26-Oct 2, 2010 HESTEC (Hispanic Engineering, Science and Technology Week), The University of Texas, Pan American, Edinburg, TX SciGirls led many workshops and events for kids totaling up to 50,000 attendees Oct 2010 Edinburg, TX Shipped SciGirls Spanish materials to the head of the entire school district who decided to start SciGirls afterschool programs at all the schools with to try and raise their low science scores in the district Stockton, CA Shipped SciGirls materials for workshops at an Expanding Your Horizons conference Nov 16, 2010 Presented at E4, The Works Engineering Conference for teachers at the University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus Dec 22, 2010 Cambridge, MN Shipped SciGirls materials to their STEM Summit for elementary and middle school teachers Jan 21, 2011 Corvallis, OR Shipped SciGirls materials to the director of the Saturday Academy Jan 21, 2011 Dover, DE Shipped SciGirls materials to the 4-H Youth Development coordinator Jan 27, 2011 Brainerd, MN Shipped SciGirls materials to the Center for Youth Development, 4-H Feb, 2011 Salem, OR Shipped SciGirls materials to the 4-H Science and Youth Camp Program Development director PROJECT MODIFICATIONS: Not relevant to this project.ImpactsThe independent evaluation firm, Knight Williams Inc., examined whether and how the SciGirls Activity Trunks were introduced, used, and perceived to be of value in the 10 rural and tribal Montana communities in which they were delivered between February - May 2011. Watch SciGirls build a light shield on the SciGirls Go Green DVD. SciGirls Activity Trunk Program An innovative outreach effort - the SciGirls Activity Trunk program - serviced rural and tribal communities across MT. Angie Prindle – Series Executive Producer, SciGirls. We can remove the first video in the list to add this one. Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS: You've just tried to add this video to My List. Season 1 Episode 4. 4-H extension services, SciGirls Activity Trunk program through MT, Midwest Afterschool Science Academy) Native American communities (e.g SciGirls Activity Trunk Program through MT) Hispanic communities (e.g.