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Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: Exploring Careers
2/14/2019
What's a good career for you? Ask yourself: What am I good at? What am I interested in? What do I value? If you align your strengths, interests and values you can get on a good path to a career that fits you. This video shows you some tools to explore potential careers.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: Internet of Things
1/10/2019
Explore what it means for something to be "smart," like a smart city or smart home. Can you create a new thing or make something better by adding the internet to it ? Be part of the internet of things.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: Discovering Your Unique Talents
1/10/2019
What do you want to be when you grow up? Take a look at your strengths, interests and values and see if you can better explain what you want to do in the future.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: Human Circuit
1/10/2019
See how to build a human circuit in your classroom to illustrate the fundamentals of electricity and open and closed circuits. Recorded on 5/1/2018.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: Robocrafting
1/10/2019
Now that you know how to program a servo take it to the next level and create something fun with a robotic element. Follow along with this step by step guide to high tech crafting.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: The Engineering Design Process
1/9/2019
Do like engineers and learn the steps of the design process to get from a problem to a prototype solution.
Virtual Reality in the Classroom -- Sally Ride Science STEAM Series
9/29/2017
Why just read about ancient Rome when you can walk the cobbled streets as if you were really there? That's the promise of virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality in today's classrooms. While the idea of strapping on goggles to virtually visit the Colosseum or go inside a molecule sounds like the stuff of science fiction, the technology to do just that is becoming more popular and available every day. Yes, there are plenty of obstacles from cost to teacher training but using...
Honoring Sally: Tam O'Shaughnessy Aboard the R/V Sally Ride
9/1/2017
In this candid and heartwarming interview, Tam O'Shaughnessy, the life partner of the late astronaut Sally Ride, describes her long relationship with the first American woman in space. From their days on the teen tennis circuit in California through Sally's historic flights on the Space Shuttle Challenger to their parallel academic careers and later, founding their own company, Tam tells how their deep friendship blossomed over time into a romance that ended with Sally's death from cancer in...
Nest-inspired 3D Printed Architecture Installation
7/21/2017
Nest Inspired 3D printed/3D woven architectural Installation by Berkeley students
Education By Design -- Sally Ride Science STEAM Series
6/16/2017
Design thinking -- it's a popular buzzword these days, with companies from IBM to GE using this approach to develop innovative products and reinvigorate their operations. But what exactly is design thinking and why is it playing an increasingly important role in K-12 education? Design thinking, or human-centered design, is all about focusing on the needs of people to ensure that the correct problem is being solved in the most effective way. With critical thinking skills becoming increasingly...
The New Frontiers of Design with Paola Antonelli
4/14/2017
Paola Antonelli, the senior curator of the Department of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, delves into design's many directions and into its future. She takes us on a fascinating tour of design to ask some very serious questions.
Equity in STEAM Education -- Sally Ride Science STEAM Series
4/7/2017
In today's global economy, a high-quality education is no longer just a pathway to success it is a prerequisite. Because economic progress and educational achievement go hand in hand, educating every American student for success in a new workforce is a national imperative. However, there are wide disparities in which students have access to advanced science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) education subjects critical to future success. In this inaugural Sally Ride STEAM...
Going STRONG: Using Personal Assessment Tools To Chart Your Path
4/7/2017
What do you truly want to be when you grow up, regardless of where you are right now? Or how would you rather be earning a living? To find a career path, and ultimately a job that suits your interests and values, career counselors nationwide offer personality assessment tools such as the Strong Interest Inventory and the SuperStrong. In "Going Strong," professional development experts explore how and why these assessments work, both for students who may be selecting majors or...
High Notes: The Case for Music Education -- The STEAM Channel
3/3/2017
Students, administrators and academic researchers demonstrate the value of learning music in school as they show improvements in English and Math test scores, class attendance rates, cognitive development, self-esteem and the ability to work with others. Featured are Francisco Escobedo, the superintendent of the Chula Vista Elementary School District; UC San Diego cognitive scientists Terry Jernigan and John Iversen; and young musicians participating in the Community Opus Project, an in-school...
SALTO - Berkeley's Leaping Robot
2/10/2017
Robotics at UC Berkeley have designed a small robot that can leap into the air and then spring off a wall, or perform multiple vertical jumps in a row, resulting in the highest robotic vertical jumping agility ever recorded. The agility of the robot opens new pathways of locomotion that were not previously attainable. The researchers hope that one day this robot and other vertically agile robots can be used to jump around rubble in search and rescue missions.
Berkeley Students Mentor Future Engineers
11/11/2016
With the help of UC Berkeley mentors, Bay Area high school students gather at UC Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science to pit the robots they had built against one another.
From the Skies to the Streets: STEAM Leaders Aboard the USS Midway -- The STEAM Leadership Series -- STEAM Channel
6/20/2016
Some 300 San Diego Unified high school students learn about STEAM career experiences from five innovators who present new technologies including electric cars, satellites that provide internet connections to airplanes and other moving vehicles, an algae-fueled Baja 1000 motorcycle, and state-of-the art bicycles.
Beth Simon -- The Constellation: Sally Ride Science Conversations
6/3/2016
Computer scientist and educator Beth Simon of UC San Diego argues against old-school teaching styles and instead offers fresh ways to keep tech-phobic students engaged in class. Siimon is presented as part of The Constellation, a series of interviews hosted by Sally Ride Science @ UC San Diego.
Qualcomm Thinkabit Lab Presents: World of Work
2/26/2016
Join a group of middle schools students as they try and figure out what kind of jobs will best suit them. Qualcomm has developed tools to help students identify their strengths, interests and values so they can start thinking about their future in the world of work.
Margaret Leinen of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography -- The Constellation: Sally Ride Science Conversations
2/26/2016
Margaret Leinen, a paleo-oceanographer and climatologist who is now the director of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, shares tales of leading the University of California's delegation to the Paris Climate Conference, the career path that began in the Midwest and moved out to sea, and her excitement about the imminent arrival of the Research Vessel Sally Ride, named for the late astronaut who was the first American woman in space. Leinen speaks with Karen Flammer, the director of...
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