STEM Roundtable

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Episode 9: If That is STEM, What is STEAM Then?
October 23, 2018

Greetings folks!  You heard what STEM was all about in the last episode.  So, what is STEAM then? Listen as we dig in... -   - Sign up for the newsletter and get a clean-up checklist for free - Follow Me Too! - Facebook: https://www.facebook.

Episode 8: What is STEM?
October 15, 2018

Greetings folks!  What is STEM? What is STEAM? We talk about it on today’s episode. See ya! - Blog post on STEM. - Sign up for the newsletter and get a clean-up checklist for free - Follow Me Too! - Facebook: https://www.facebook.

Episode 7: Lab Safety
October 02, 2018

Lab safety today!  Today we talk about the basics of lab safety and cleanup.  Enjoy!  New episode every Monday. -   - Oh...and manufacturing day is Friday, October 5th.  Visit  and use #MfgDay18 on social media.

Episode 6: Rube Goldberg Junkyard Wars
September 18, 2018

Greetings!  It’s been a loooooong time since I’ve done one of these.  I’ve had child number 3 and all the sleeplessness that goes along with it.  But I am back! In today’s episode, we are talking about a project that I do in my class called the “Rube G...

Episode 5-Andi McNair: Genius Hour Overview
January 24, 2018

Greetings! -   - Today’s episode is fantastic if I do say so myself.  Andi McNair talks to us about #geniushour and her book “Genius Hour: Passion Projects that Ignite Innovation and Student Inquiry”.  In the interview, we get into the “6 P’s”,

Episode 4- Hour of Code
December 05, 2017

Greetings everyone!  This week (December 4th-10th, 2017) is Computer Science Education Week!  We are celebrating this week by discussing our favorite resources to use with your students this week. Made with Code: This is created by Google.

Episode 3-Mike Soltys from
November 27, 2017

Greetings!  I'm working on getting a schedule down, I promise!  On today's show, Mike Soltys from  For those that have not seen it before, it holds over 1600 different activities that teach engineering to students.

Episode 2-MFG Day
October 03, 2017

Episode 2 - Hi folks!  It's been a while!  With luck, I can get this down to a bi-weekly schedule.  This Friday, October 6th, is Manufacturing Day.  Manufacturers from all around the country will showcase what they do to future Engineers in middle sch...

Episode 1 - Getting Through Your First Year of Teaching
June 02, 2017

Episode 1 -   - Back when I was a first year teacher, I struggled.  Behavior issues, planning, keeping your sanity;  It’s CRAZY!  Your stress level is through the roof, many times you feel like quitting.  That’s OK.  It’s normal,

Episode 0-What is STEM Roundtable?
May 10, 2017

Welcome to the very first episode of the STEM Roundtable Podcast!