Mentoring

Funds for Mentoring

by Aragon Burlingham - 03/16/2017

Our colleague David Shapiro at MENTOR sent this important email out about today’s White House budget proposal to Congress recommending significant cuts to federal domestic programs, including those affecting young…

Thanksgiving Week with Kids

by Aragon Burlingham - 11/19/2016

Our family was chatting at breakfast this morning about the Thanksgiving week ahead. My son was staring our wall clock and asked an unrelated question: “Aragon, how many times a…

We Teach Science Celebrates Women’s History Month

by elizabeth - 03/07/2016

We Teach Science is proud to celebrate young women in their journey towards Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). In working with our young women and men we would like…

How to connect 550 students to STEM professionals across the US

by Aragon Burlingham - 12/15/2015

Many of our mentors and supporters are curious about where and how our mentoring sessions happen online. Since 2012 we have worked with Nephoscale to host our website and mentoring platform….

Fear of Failure

by Aragon Burlingham - 12/01/2015

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over…

Welcome New Program Coordinators!

by elizabeth - 07/27/2015

The We Teach Science Foundation is delighted to welcome four new program coordinators to our team!  ShiAnn Scheu has joined us as a program coordinator in the Dallas metropolitan area…

We Teach Science Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Month!

by Aragon Burlingham - 05/05/2015

We Teach Science is fortunate to work with many incredible teachers at our partner schools. Their dedication to their students’ education and well-being is inspiring, as is their support of We Teach…

Did you know that April is National Volunteer Appreciation Month?

by Aragon Burlingham - 03/31/2015

At WTS volunteers are the heart and soul of our tutoring and mentoring program, and we could not be more appreciative of this outstanding contribution of time, talent, good humor…

Texas Instruments joins US2020 to help mobilize 1 million STEM mentors by 2020

by Aragon Burlingham - 03/24/2015

We Teach Science is honored to participate in US2020’s goal to match 1 million STEM mentors with students from kindergarten through college via youth-serving nonprofits by the year 2020. Imagine…

We Teach Science Celebrates Women’s History Month

by Aragon Burlingham - 02/27/2015

Did you know that Ada Lovelace is considered to be the founder of scientific computing and the first computer programmer? Or that Rosalind Franklin unveiled the structure of DNA?  …