Thinkabit World of Work and Robocrafting Labs

The mission of the Qualcomm® Thinkabit Lab™ at Virginia Tech, National Capital Region, is to serve Washington, D.C. area students, teachers, administrators, parents, and collaborators in technical career exploration and the hands-on electronic and programming foundations of IOT and Smart Cities sensors, actuators, and data collection and analysis. In doing so, we are preparing our future STEM workforce and our increasingly diverse, technology-driven community for jobs that may not yet exist. VT-Thinkabit will work with like-minded teams, organizations and individuals interested in promoting curiosity, innovation, creativity, and students’ self-actualization and self-determination.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Teachers: Apply for a Hog Island Scholarship


ASNV Taking Applications Now for Educator Scholarship

ASNV is taking applications from public school educators for an all-expenses paid week of professional development, plus transportation, at National Audubon Society’s Hog Island Camp in Maine. The upcoming “Sharing Nature: An Educator’s Week” occurs July 14-19, 2019. Highlights include ospreys, bioluminescent sea creatures, and boat trips to nearby islands—including the site of a puffin colony. 

Applicants must be public classroom teachers, specialists, or school administrators working in Fairfax, Loudoun, or Prince William counties or Alexandria City, Falls Church City, Manassas, Manassas Park, Leesburg, and Arlington.

To apply go to this Word application form or to this PDF application.