Smart List: 30 STEM Networks & Maker Resources

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Getting Smart is acknowledging people and organizations making a difference with a series of back to school top 10 lists. During August we will run about 40 ‘best of’ lists, not in order, not exhaustive, just people we appreciate.

Today we are celebrating 10 great state STEM networks; 10 STEM networks and resources; and 10 maker resources.

State STEM Networks

STEM Networks & Resources

Maker Resources

What would you add to the list?

Tom is on the Imagination Foundation board. DIY is a portfolio company of Learn Capital where Tom is a partner.

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Carolyn Finley

Check out the site for the science non-profit I work for. We are dedicated to bringing STEM education to the developing world. We do this through promoting hands on and constructivist teacher training workshops, computer lab grants for schools, science kits, online STEM related articles written by experts, science lessons, and fun online challenges for our teacher and student community. Hope you enjoy it!


Hi! You should definitely add to your list - it's an awesome national, multi-sector network committed to adding 100,000 new, excellent STEM teachers to classrooms by 2021.

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