The Ingenuity Project Officially Launches The STEM Capstone Challenge

The Ingenuity Project officially launched a STEM Capstone Challenge on November 12th, at 10:00 a.m. in the auditorium of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. The Capstone, a 26-week experiential design challenge, will task teams of students with designing innovative engineering plans to help solve one of Baltimore’s most critical real world problems: nitrogen pollution of Inner Harbor water. The…

TIES at The White House Next Gen High School Summit

Our President and CEO, Jan Morrison is spending the day at the White House Next Gen High School Summit. TIES continues to design innovative schools that serve public school students in communities all over the country. The STEM Platform high schools continue to graduate our country's next innovative workforce. It is vital that high school pace with the demands of a global economy and digital opportunities.…

TIES to Announce Fab Lab Telescope Project Commitment at White House Astronomy Night

Cleveland based Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM to scale personal telescope making project at Fab Labs across the country.

TIES, The Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM together with the Fab Foundation, are announcing a pilot program to give students the hands-on design and engineering experience of building telescopes. The announcement will be made at the White House during the Astronomy Night Celebration on Monday evening October 19th, 2015.

Jan Morrison, CEO of TIES said, “The project will infuse…

Congratulations to JFK High SchoolJFK HS

Congratulations to JFK High School in Richmond, CA for the launch of their magnificent new Fab Lab!! Their students will now work on real world problems with state of the art machines and instrumentation. 

Decatur County Schools hosted its first annual student STEM exhibition.

Decatur County Schools hosted its first annual student STEM exhibition.  Students in grades K-12 showcased their STEM projects, design challenges and prototypes.

Decatur County Schools held their first-ever STEM Design Fair at the Kirbo Center on the campus of Bainbridge State College Thursday night.

STEM stands for “Science, Technology, Engineering and…

Congratulations to our Ma'adi STEM school team. First Place at ISEF in Environmental Sciences!

Noha Shoukry and Asmaa Atef won Fourth Place in Environmental Science for the project ‘Crystal Clear/Revolutionary Desalination System’ that attempts to make potable water available to more people at affordable prices using advanced technologies.
Yasmine Yehia Abdo Mostafa won First Place in Environmental Science for the project 'Bye Pollution and Hi Revolution/Rice Straw Power' that attempts…

FAB11 is now open for registration!

Join us at Fab11 on Monday, August 3 to Sunday, August 9!

International Fab Lab Network members from more than 450 labs in 55 countries are gathering in August 2015 in the birthplace of the Fab Lab concept. We come together this year to explore how the ability to "Make (almost) Anything" is impacting individuals, communities, businesses and collaborative research and…

TIES Leads Gathering of STEM School Leaders at White House

Janice S. Morrison

In collaboration with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and It’s About Time, TIES was honored to lead a special gathering of the top STEM School leaders from across the country on February 19th, in Washington DC.

With the full support of the OSTP, the meeting was the first in a series of planning events for the year where the small group will collaborate to fine-tune…


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