Teacher Tips

  • STEM Expedition destinations, tasks, and Resources...

  • For most attendees, hands-on workshops define the ISEA experience. Teachers learn by doing, whether that means programming PRIZM, Pitsco's new programmable controller for TETRIX, or exploring 3-D geometry in a Pitsco makerspace...

  • Members of TEECA immerse themselves in challenge and competition. The ISEA conference served as the collegiate association's regional event...

  • 2016 ISEA conference proves to be a STEM teacher's paradise. A teacher visits with Pitsco's Bill Holden at the 2016 ISEA conference in Branson, Missouri. Educators from across the world converged to learn what is current in the world of STEM...

  • Every new Pitsco lab harbors a tangible sense of excitement. Teachers are eager to try this new way of teaching, and students are enthusiastic about getting their hands on the engaging activities. However, the curriculum is new, and there are lots of materials to manage. The teacher inevitably wonders how to navigate in this sea of newness. This is where Pitsco Professional Services come into...

  • To Pitsco Module teachers: Yes! SIM merges into Synergy ITC, and updated ITC help and monthly videos coming soon!

  • Make the most of your time machines with instruction, evaluation, and tutoring...

  • Be a team player: share Missions with your colleagues!

  • Pitsco Expeditions, zSpace deliver powerful hands-on, eyes on curriculum experience for the perfect STEM ed combo...

  • How far should you let students go with technology use in the classroom?

  • Access Help file and read Teaching Tips... These are just two ways to get the year off to a great start; call for help anytime.

  • We hope that by this point in the school year things are running smoothly in your lab, but if you find yourself in need of some assistance...

  • We hope that by this point in the school year things are running smoothly in your lab, but if you find yourself in need of some assistance...

  • Consider complementary curriculum to supplement your Missions lab. Here are some hands-on STEM solutions using Elementary STEM units, Phonics: Animals in motion, and STEM in the Gym... #STEM #PitscoMissions

  • The exploding Common Core Hot Dog! A lesson learned with some laughter about the solar oven.

  • Raise the Missions bar in the second semester – new expectations, better classroom management strategies!

  • Learn about the Synergy ITC messaging feature.

  • Jerry Peterson of Park Hill School District in Kansas City, MO, along with other Pitsco TAG members who work in Mission labs, provide examples of how they extend their students' experiences.

  • A game plan to make next fall infinitely easier #PitscoModules

  • It's never too early to dream about careers #PitscoMissions