U.S. Cellular & JASON Learning Unveil Connected Storm Sanctuary Day of Design Mission

STEMconnector is pleased to announce a new Day of Design Mission powered by U.S. Cellular and JASON Learning. U.S. Cellular and JASON Learning, an education-focused organization with headquarters based in Virginia, will be working together to bring the U.S. Cellular Connected Storm Sanctuary Mission to the greater Milwaukee and Tulsa regions as part of U.S. Cellular’s commitment to advancing kindergarten …

U.S. Cellular Donates to JASON Learning, Benefitting Nearly Half a Million Students

Company contribution of $300,000 to nonprofit allows further access to STEM curriculum CHICAGO — (BUSINESS WIRE) | Today, U.S. Cellular is announcing a renewal of its relationship with the nonprofit JASON Learning, an education-focused organization with headquarters based in Virginia. In its continued commitment to providing access to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, U.S. Cellular donated $300,000 to support …

U.S. Cellular Announces New Non-Profit Relationship with JASON Learning

U.S. Cellular is announcing its new nonprofit relationship with JASON Learning, an education-focused organization with headquarters based in Virginia. As part of its commitment to advancing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, U.S. Cellular worked with JASON Learning to create a custom STEM-focused design thinking challenge targeted to students in its markets. This “Storm Sanctuary” challenge, referred to as …

Thursday — September 26, 2019 STEMdaily

In today’s STEMdaily, we cover 2 exciting announcements about STEMconnector’s National Day of Design in 2019, including our new mission sponsored by Walmart called Health Helpers, and the expansion of U.S. Cellular and JASON Learning’s Storm Sanctuary Mission to Cedar Rapids and Chicago schools! Plus more STEM news on the Mattel’s new STEM Barbie dolls, how students in Tennessee are …

U.S. Cellular grants Brigade $25,000 for STEM education (Star News)

U.S. Cellular employees recently surprised students from the Brigade Boys and Girls Club with a $25,000 donation. The funding will provide K-12 science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educational opportunities, according to a news release. Local U.S. Cellular employees crashed homework time at the club by handing out a donation of 20 LG tablets and working with the students on …

U.S. Cellular celebrates engineering National Engineers Week with Boys & Girls Club of SWMO (Fourstates Home Page)

In honor of National Engineers Week, the wireless company visited the Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Missouri to teach students about careers in engineering and technology. Workers hosted an “ask an engineer” session to engage with more than 20 students and taught them how science, technology, engineering and math impacts their daily lives. U.S. Cellular engineers say the ultimate …

Connected Storm Sanctuary (JASON Learning)

U.S. Cellular in collaboration with JASON Learning asks this question with a new Day of Design Mission — Connected Storm Sanctuary. In this mission, students imagine and prototype solutions that use mobile technologies to create a better storm sanctuary — a temporary space where families come together, connect, engage and be safe during, and immediately after, a natural disaster. US Cellular sponsored access to this mission …

Friday — May 10, 2019 STEMdaily

In today’s STEMdaily, KVOO News covers the U.S. Cellular Connected Storm Sanctuary Day of Design expo in Tulsa, the Boston Bruins hold hockey as a teaching tool event for Teachers Appreciation Week, the G-7 science academies release joint statement on Science and Trust, and how maker education can build empathy for young learners. Click here for the full 5/10 STEMdaily. …

Thursday — June 20, 2019 STEMdaily

In today’s STEMdaily, a recap of this year’s Day of Design Mission – Connected Storm Sanctuary with JASON Learning and U.S. Cellular, an edX survey finds that 1/3 of U.S. workers say they lack data skills, Scientific American explores the challenges working moms face in STEM fields, NASA pioneer Poppy Northcutt tells attendees at the Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference in San Francisco …