Erin Twamley is an educator and author. She is dedicated to engaging the next generation of learners in protecting and creating a sustainable planet through hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math or (STEAM) learning. She is an author of numerous publications on STEM from magazine articles, blogs, teacher guides to three non-fiction children’s books. Twamley loves to work with all kids K-12 and provides engaging encounters for students, schools, libraries, Girl Scout Troops and Dens. She loves to travel, write and has lived on 3 continents.
Everyday Superheroes: Women in STEM Careers
We all know Wonder Woman and Superman, but have you ever heard of Dr. Vandi Verma? She's a STEM superhero, one who drives a car-sized robot on Mars! In fact, her robot discovered water on the red planet.
Everyday Superheroes shares the colorful careers of women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) careers. Using their STEM superpowers -- curiosity, observation, problem-solving, collaboration, data collection, and communication—these superheroes are making the world a greener, healthier, and cleaner place. You will discover that real-life STEM superheroes exist!
From animated movies to satellites zipping above our heads to animals at the zoo, STEM superheroes are all around us. Read on to discover how you can turn your superpowers into an exciting STEM career!
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Climate Change: Discover How It Impacts Spaceship Earth2015