Illinois Report Card

What is the Illinois Report Card?

Find out why the Illinois Report Card (IRC) is receiving national accolades in 2014 with the Education Commission of the States saying that the Illinois Report Card was the “only one in the nation to make the top picks for both parents and researchers, who applauded its online report card for being easy to find, easy to navigate,…

Altus Academy

Altus Academy

The Center for P-20 Engagement works with many  external organizations in various capacities. One of these partners is the Altus Academy, an innovative college prep middle school based in downtown Chicago. Its mission is to create a culture of character based on human virtue and academic excellence that transforms the student, the family and the community.…

NIU STEM Outreach Summer Camps

Exploring STEM

This year NIU STEM Outreach summer camps grew by leaps with over 200 students registered to attend over the course of three months. The Exploring STEM through Art, Nature, Waterbotics, Lego EV3 Robotics, and Chemistry camps for middle school students are going on this week here at NIU. Check out this short video as STEM…

Author Daniel H. Wilson

How do sci-fi writers do it?

While Daniel Wilson, author of Robopocalypse and newly released Robogenesis, was at NIU for some awesome NIU STEM Read events, he took some time to share with us what it is like to write such a fantastic novel. Check it out!

Beer Biology at Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora on July 15

Beer Biology

Making beer is easy. Making good beer consistently is tough. Learn all about it at the next STEM Cafe! Tuesday, July 15, 2014 6:30-8:30 p.m. Two Brother’s Roundhouse 205 North Broadway Street Aurora, IL