Connections Learning by Pearson
Connections Learning by Pearson is a provider of targeted digital learning solutions to the K-12 education community. Pearson offers a selection of online courses that span the full STEM spectrum. Accredited by AdvancED, the program provides rigorous, standards-based courses across all grade levels, including gifted and Advanced Placement® programs in math and science. Courses are taught by teachers specially trained in online STEM instruction using the latest digital learning tools including virtual labs, simulations and more. Visit the Pearson web page for more information on the special rates for NCSSS members!
Illinois Institute of Technology
Illinois Institute of Technology is a private, technology-focused research university offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering, science, architecture, business, design, human sciences, applied technology, and law.
One of 21 institutions that comprise the Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU), Illinois Tech offers exceptional preparation for professions that require technological sophistication, an innovative mindset, and an entrepreneurial spirit.
St. John's College Cambridge
The University of Cambridge, founded in 1209, has a world-wide reputation for outstanding academic achievement and is consistently ranked as one of the world’s best universities. It is formed from a variety of institutions, which include 31 Colleges and more than 100 academic departments. The Colleges are governed by their own regulations, but are integral to the make-up of the University of Cambridge. All students are members of a College; this is the place where they eat, live, socialize and receive their supervisions.
St John’s College, which was founded in 1511, is one of the biggest Colleges in Cambridge and one of the most stunning places in the world for students to live and learn!
UNCHARTED LEARNING, NFP
Uncharted Learning is a 501(c)3, not-for-profit organization. Our mission is to bring authentic, rigorous, and experiential education to all students to foster the development of real-world skills.
INCubatoredu for High School blends entrepreneurship lessons with an experiential approach to traditional business subjects. This program offers students an authentic entrepreneurship experience. In the yearlong course, students have the opportunity to create and fully develop their own product or service. Real entrepreneurs and business experts serve as volunteer coaches and mentors guiding student teams through the processes of developing hypotheses about a business concept, testing those hypotheses, adapting, and continually learning and improving. This cycle of experimentation is combined with foundational business content such as marketing and finance. Learn more at incubatoredu.org.
MobileMakersEdu supports schools to bring mobile iOS app development to high school students. By providing training, curriculum, and support to high school teachers of any content area, schools engage students in coding through Computer Science or CTE pathways. As an Apple Professional Learning Provider, they offer workshops and training that enable teachers to bring App Development with Swift into their classrooms. Coding and programming skills are a new literacy and Swift is the best language that is both easy to learn and already being used by leading app developers around the world. Learn more at mobilemakers.co.
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Wentworth Institute of Technology attracts talented students who bring their skills to bear on real-world problems. They work collaboratively and creatively to build innovative solutions and make a positive difference in the world. Our interdisciplinary curriculum combines rigorous studies with practical learning experiences. We believe that our unique blend of academics and experiential learning helps students to learn more, put what they’ve learned into practice, and graduate with the know-how needed to be successful in their careers.