“In much of my life, I’ve had to pick up the broken fragments of chance and turn them into opportunity.” – Dr. Percy Julian
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education offers a pathway to a better life. This statement especially resonates as truth while we remember the achievements of Dr. Percy Julian, a preeminent […]
What is Science? Searching for the meaning of science yields numerous terms but science is so much more than the sum of definitions. Defining science is only the beginning. Next we must answer the question: Why is science important? In 2009, Alom Shaha, a science teacher, writer and film-maker, determined to answer this question. Alom is […]
Questions play such a pivotal role in so many aspects of our lives, ranging from the social to the workplace to the family and of course to the classroom. From questions we have all learned and experienced so many wonderful things, but often times the simple act of asking a question is something that itself is never questioned. Why do we need to ask questions?
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“The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge”
Why Science is pleased to announce the 21st Annual New Haven Science Fair is taking place on May 16th – 18th at Yale University.
The New Haven Science Fair is particularly special to Why Science because we share New Haven Public Schools commitment to improving STEM education, which is:
Getting students excited about learning science […]Continue Reading →
“Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death. I will fear no evil: For thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.” – Psalm 23 of David the Son of JesseContinue Reading →
Why Science is thrilled to announce it’s most recent recognition of our cloud-based learning system.
CTNext, Connecticut’s innovation ecosystem managed by Connecticut Innovations, which equips startups and entrepreneurs with resources, guidance and networks to accelerate growth and success, announced the winners of the latest round of Continue Reading →
For the second year in a row, Why Science students at New Haven’s Hillhouse High School win at the New Have Science FairContinue Reading →
Why Science showcased its customizable learning system at the 2014 National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Annual Conference, held in Boston Massachusetts, April 3 – 6. Special thanks to the educators who visited the Why Science booth at the NSTA conference to test-drive the learning system and explore our suite of blended learning tools-learning modules and […]Continue Reading →