Designing Great Science Programs

CA NGSS TIME: California’s Toolkit for Instructional Materials Evaluation Posted: Thursday, February 7th, 2019 by Laura Henriques, Jo Topps, Maria Simani, and Marian Murphy-Shaw Background California adopted the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in 2013. The State Board of Education (SBE) adopted the California Curriculum Framework for Science in November 2016. Part of the CA […]

Designing Successful K-12 Public Education Programs

Long Beach Leads Nation in AP Access January 25, 2019 Data from the Washington, D.C.-based Council of the Great City Schools depict Long Beach as a national leader in providing students greater access to Advanced Placement college preparatory courses. CGCS is a coalition of 74 of the nation’s largest urban public school systems, including Long […]

How to design great robots?

When you live on the Cabo Verde Islands you have to use what you can find.  Bob Barboza has been working hard to inspire high school students to get creative and build robots with the materials that you can find on the islands.  This video is that of a Brooklyn, New York man who has […]

Mars, Robots, and Fellowships

STEAM++ Presentations: Mars, Robots, and Fellowships presented by Bob Barboza Founder/Director, Barboza Space Center Thursday, January 24th, 2019 Huntington Beach, CA The Barboza Space Center in Long Beach, California, offers international fellowship programs to inspire high school students in Cabo Verde and the USA to study science, technology, engineering, visual and performing arts, mathematics, computer […]

Earn Cash Designing a Colony on Mars

Sign up for the Mars Society’s Mars Colony Prize The Mars Society is holding a special contest called The Mars Colony Prize for designing the best plan for a Mars colony of 1000 people. There will be a prize of $10,000 for first place, $5,000 for second and $2500 for third. In addition, the best […]