Local Nonprofit partners with Department of Defense for STEM Mentorship Program

Local nonprofit Learning Undefeated has partnered with the Department of Defense to create a mentor program for high school and college girls interested in STEM careers. Emerging Leaders in Biotechnology connects college and high school women to provide them with skills, knowledge, and support to pursue careers in biotechnology.

Nurturing Emerging Leaders in Biotechnology & DOD STEM Careers

“When high school women get to make that connection with college women, they get to see a little snippet of themselves in the future,” said Gabriella Centeno, a rising sophomore majoring in biology at Montgomery College, who is serving as a mentor in the Emerging Leaders in Biotechnology program. “That not only inspires them, but it also empowers them to do the best that they can, take as many opportunities as they want, and enjoy their full right of whatever their self-discovery is.

Maryland STEM Educator of the Year Award Presented to Howard County Teacher and Two Prince George’s County Teachers

Educators Erin Lukomska-Schlauch, Jamie Proctor and Karen Shelton Honored for Commitment to STEM Education at Maryland Tech Council’s 33rd Industry Awards Ceremony Gaithersburg, MD – May 20, 2021 – Today, three Maryland public high school teachers have been awarded Maryland Tech Council’s (MTC) STEM Educator of the Year award in recognition of their commitment to…

Contour AR Sandbox Makes Topography Interactive

Literally breaking new ground on a fun, interactive way of teaching topography, Learning Undefeated’s Contour Augmented Reality (AR) Sandbox brings landscapes to life by augmenting sand in real-time with an elevation color map, topographic contour lines, and simulated water. The Contour AR Sandbox teaches geographic, geologic, and hydrologic concepts that support student learning in reading…

Learning Undefeated Delivers Laboratory Investigation Kits for 2,000 Prince George’s County Public Schools Students To Use At Home

This week, Learning Undefeated announced a new partnership with Prince George’s County (Maryland) Public Schools, which brings at-home science kits to more than 2,000 high school biology students at Flowers High School, Oxon Hill HS, DuVall HS, and Roosevelt HS. The kits were custom-designed by Learning Undefeated’s STEM educators to allow students to complete hands-on…