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November 24, 2021
21st Century Skills

Behind the Biography Podcast - Season Two

Welcome to Season Two of Behind the Biography! This season, we plan on continuing to learn more about the speakers who share their stories with our students each summer, but we will also introduce our listeners to the movers and shakers that make our programs worthwhile. Stay tuned to learn from key career decisions, what drives success, and what the future might hold. Follow on your favorite podcast apps.

Stay tuned! More episodes to come! 

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March 1, 2021
21st Century Skills

Behind the Biography Podcast - Season One

Ever hear an interview and crave more?

Welcome to the Behind the Biography Season One. A show where we dig in and get rich insights from professionals in our Speaker Network on key career decisions, what drives their success, and what the future might hold. 

New episodes drop every other Wednesday. Join us!

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February 9, 2021
Experiential Learning

Inspire Your Future Engineer with the Scratch Coding Challenge

Welcome to the Envision Family Lab: Scratch Coding Challenge! This is your child’s chance to dive into the fascinating world of computer coding—they will peek behind the content they see on their devices every day and learn about the language that brings everything from games to online news to life.

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February 4, 2021
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

Five Facts About the Late, Great George Carruthers

George Robert Carruthers (October 1, 1939–December 26, 2020) was an African-American inventor, physicist, engineer, and space scientist. Carruthers is most well-known for his contributions to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Apollo 16 mission. Although a brilliant man with multiple scientific accomplishments, his academic success was not immediate.


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January 8, 2021
Experiential Learning

Don your Lab Coats for the Viruses & Preventive Medicine Challenge

Welcome to the Viruses and Preventive Medicine Envisionary Lab Challenge! Dive into the fascinating world of preventive medicine and discover whether a career in public health or research could be the path for you! Explore the topic of viruses, which has been spotlighted recently due to COVID-19, and learn about the work that goes into helping populations stay safe and healthy!

Learn to use the Epidemiological Triangle model to prevent infectious diseaseses and take on the role of a public health professional to develop a Public Awareness Campaign in response to a virus. We can't wait to see what you create! 

 

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December 9, 2020
Experiential Learning

How to Bring Out the Innovator in Your Elementary School Student

At Envision by WorldStrides, we provide hands-on educational experiences to foster critical thinking and innovation—even when we can’t be together in person! Our Family Labs are at-home experiential learning activities that promote new ways of learning and are tons of fun! Complete the challenge by following the steps listed in our Lab Manual, which is designed as a helpful resource. We have also created a Lesson Plan that will allow you to assist your child as they complete their experiential learning journey.