Etoys is a stimulating learning suite that engages learners through the integration of media, games and a simple programming language called Squeak. Users can create colorful images and bring life to them using Squeak. Etoys would be a wonderful way to pique students interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) careers.
The article that I wrote on the need for women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) careers has been published online! You can read the article here. This is something that I strongly believe in. Why? Read the article and find out!
GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a versatile and feature-rich image creation and editing application. Chris WHittum, the author of Energize Education through Open Source: Using Open Sorce Software to Enhance Learning, used GIMP to create the eye-catching logo below.
I have just written an article on the need for young women in STEM-related fields of employment. There is a definite shortage of women in occupations that involve STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and that needs to change. When the article is published, I will post a linnk to it here.