Archive for December, 2019

Make STEM your New Year’s Resolution!

Put focus on your areas of improvement this New Year! Making a New Year’s resolution is an opportunity for improvement, and it doesn’t have to mean cutting out your sweets! Taking the opportunity to set goals for yourself can only push you in the right direction! Sending education goals for your students or children is […]

The Gift of Education

“Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.” – Kofi Annan A quality and well-rounded education is important through the life among all age groups, casts, creeds, religion or region. Education is the process in which knowledge, understanding, values, skills, beliefs, moral habits, and necessary change […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Scheduling High Touch High Tech

What does High Touch High Tech do? High Touch High Tech delivers quality, hands-on STEM activities for kids. Our educational and enriching programs ignite a child’s natural curiosity about science, and help to build problem-solving skills, self-esteem and the confidence to try something new. What programs does High Touch High Tech offer? High Touch High […]

Common Misconceptions in STEM Education

As our world becomes more complex, constantly evolving and adapting, the importance for the next generation to have problem solving, research and comprehension, and evaluation skills grows higher in demand. The STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) disciples are building blocks developing critical thinking, creativity, and decision-making abilities in our students. To accurately prepare our students, […]

Monkey Business

Have you ever pretended to be a monkey?  Swinging from a tree with long tail sounds like a lot of fun! What do you know about monkeys?  What makes monkeys different from other animals? Where do monkeys live?    A monkey is a small to medium-sized primate that lives in tropical climates. Primates are an […]

Day in the Life of a High Touch High Tech Scientist

“I get to do what I enjoy and inspire the next generation of scientists! We always need more scientists!” – Hemlock Hayden, High Touch High Tech Scientist in Western North Carolina Each year, more than 16 million students across the globe participate in a High Touch High Tech program! Our scientists share the common goal […]