Brain Pop

Educational animated movies for K-12 created to help explain concepts and to demystify math, science, health, technology, and English topics in an entertaining way for both children and adults.
http://www.brainpop.com/

Association for Women in Science (AWIS)

An organization dedicated to achieving equity and full participation for women in science, mathematics, engineering and technology.
http://www.awis.org

Discover Engineering™

As you dig into this site, you will discover a wealth of information on engineering and careers. There are also some really “cool stuff” and games.
http://www.discoverengineering.org/

Imagiverse

Imagiverse…. the universe of our imaginations has no boundaries. Imagiverse believes that imagination is the key to learning. Teachers can teach, but learning comes from within. The web site’s goal is to spark the flame that will lead young and old to pursue learning as an adventure through imagination. Activities, resources, and lots of information are available for all to see and use.
http://www.imagiverse.org

How Stuff Works

A source for clear, reliable explanations of how everything around us actually works.
http://www.howstuffworks.com/

Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)

A nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging women and girls in the mathematical sciences. AWM also offers a mentoring program.
http://www.awm-math.org

The National Inventors Hall of Fame

Celebrate the creative and entrepreneurial spirit of great inventors showcased on this web site through exhibits and presentations.
http://www.invent.org/index.asp

NASA

Enter the NASA portal to explore the many facets of NASA. Learn the latest in space news; find math, science, and technology activities for home or the classroom; shoot a cannonball into orbit; or design your own mission to Mars. It’s all just a few clicks away.
http://www.nasa.gov

The JASON Project

Connects students with scientists and researchers in real- and near-real time, virtually and physically, to provide mentored, authentic and enriching science learning experiences. JASON and its partners create these connections using multiple platforms and technologies, including award-winning, standards-based classroom curriculum developed with NOAA, NASA, National Geographic Society and others; after-school and out-of-school activities; camp experiences; and exploration programs for museums, aquariums, libraries and community centers. The result is a year-round continuum of classroom and out-of-classroom learning.
http://www.jason.org/public/whatis/start.aspx

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

An organization representing women in engineering and technical fields.
http://www.societyofwomenengineers.org

What Engineers Do

Discover what engineers do, what the job is like, and even how much they are paid.
http://www.engineergirl.org/what_engineers_do/WhatTheyDo.aspx

Exploratorium

With over 12,000 web pages exploring hundreds of different topics, the Exploratorium is a collage of over 650 science, art, and human perception exhibits.
http://www.exploratorium.edu/index.html

The Tech Museum of Innovation

A hands-on technology museum devoted to inspiring the innovator in everyone.
http://www.thetech.org/

STEAMd Career Choices

Science
  • Biologist
  • Chemist
  • Nutritionist
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Forensic Scientist (CSI)
  • Medical Doctor/Director
Technology
  • Graphic Designer
  • Programmer
  • Database Manager
  • Web Developer
  • System/Business Analyst
Engineering
  • Civil Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Human Factors Engineer
Art
  • Music Technician
  • Music Performer
  • Illustrator
  • (Internet) Marketing Artist
  • Professional Chef
  • Theater Manager
  • Actor
Math
  • Physicist/Mathematician
  • Military Intelligence Officer
  • Sports Statistician
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Coding Professional
The Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Biomedical Engineer

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Database Administrator

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Medical Scientist

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Network / Computer Systems Admin

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Software Developer

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Software Developer, Apps

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Biochemist / Biophysicist

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