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Tips for Basic Budgeting

May 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM / by Neal Snapp posted in STEM Grants and Funding

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Budgeting is an important part of your STEM journey. STEM purchases can be expensive, especially when equipment like 3D printers and CNC machines are on the list, but by keeping close tabs on your budget, the process doesn’t have to be stressful. This post will explore some helpful basics for budgeting.

The article “5 Tips for Easy Budgeting” by Amanda Rae Koslow in the NACA magazine outlines some very helpful yet simple methods to utilize in any of your budgeting strategies.

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Securing Funding for EdTech

Apr 22, 2019 11:05:00 AM / by Neal Snapp posted in STEM Grants and Funding

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Finding funds for new initiatives within your district can be a daunting task. It’s often necessary for schools to go beyond existing budgets in order to supply their technology teams with the resources necessary to keep up with the rapid evolutions in tech. Many of these schools turn to grant writing as an effective path toward funding outside their budget.

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Advice for Nailing Down the Perfect STEM Grant

Oct 6, 2018 7:35:00 PM / by Christine Naab posted in STEM Grants and Funding

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Grants are a topic often brought up in the education world because they can create a myriad of possibilities for your classroom. However, the process for finding and receiving grants can be difficult. Where can they be found? What is the best way to ensure your application stands out? Look no further. This post contains that needed helpful advice on how to acquire your STEM grants.

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3 Ways to Incorporate STEM into Your Classroom on a Budget

Sep 21, 2018 8:30:18 AM / by Christine Naab posted in STEM Curriculum Resources, STEM Grants and Funding

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Often when you first begin teaching STEM courses, you are tasked with researching an extraordinary amount of resources and technologies that you can buy to create a good hands-on STEM learning experience. However, these choices do not have to be overwhelming. With a variety of ways to be cost effective, while still creating a great opportunity for your students, you can create a STEM program without breaking your budget.

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