(Mostly) Free Resources for Math and STEM Learning

Most of these resources are online and free. YouTube Channels: Numberblocks– This is a show aimed at preschoolers. This show sparks young children’s interest in mathematics. Math with Mr. J- The simple animation, designed to look like drawings on a chalkboard, combined with the teacher’s serious voice-over explanations, makes concepts easy to understand. Math Antics– This […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 12, 2021

National PTA Our Children Magazine

National PTA’s Our Children Magazine supports busy parents navigating the adventure of raising a child. We offer parenting, education, wellness and family fun tips and advice so you can help your child excel at school and in life. Share the articles with your families and on your social media pages to keep your community informed […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 5, 2021

Thomas Jefferson PTSA STEM Conference

The TJ PTSA Diversity Committee will be hosting a virtual conference on May 15 featuring several area STEM education providers, including those that offer free and reduced fee services for low-income households. The purpose of this event is to inform the community of those services available for aspiring TJ candidates currently in Elementary and Middle […]

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Tutoring and Summer Scholarships from Black Student Fund and Junior Scholars

My name is Norma Margulies and I am the founder of Hispanics for STEM.  The only objective of my newly restructured and strictly volunteer-based organization is to share relevant information about free STEM resources available to less-privileged students. In this connection, I would like to share with you TWO resources for your students: The Black […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on March 25, 2021

Techstravaganza this May

Good afternoon, We represent the leadership of Tomorrow’s Women in Science and Technology (TWIST), a student organization at Thomas Jefferson High School (TJHSST). Each year, we promote STEM to young students through our annual flagship outreach event, Techstravaganza, and we would love for your students to attend! Techstravaganza is a free, public STEM activity fair […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Events on March 18, 2021

Coding Classes Starting Next Monday

Hi, I’m Sam Meddin. I’m a student at Bethesda-Chevy Chase (B-CC) high school and the founder of Capital Coding Academy, a group of local high school students who teach small group coding lessons for elementary and middle school students. I have always been interested in STEM, with a passion for computers. I began learning to […]

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Panthers Robotics Night for 5th and 6th Graders

All 5th and 6th Graders, please join us for Panther Robotics Night! The Nerdy Narwhals and the Technosaurus Rex robotics teams of Langston Hughes Middle School are looking to give, 5th and 6th graders interested in STEM, an intro to robotics! Panther Robotics Night is all about giving upper elementary school students a chance to […]

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Best Math Practices Seminar from Junior Scholars on 3/20

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on March 16, 2021

Boys Lacrosse Starting!

Herndon Reston Youth Lacrosse is actively recruiting 10U 3rd and 4th grade boys born between: 09/01/2010 and 08/31/2012 for our modified field teams. Practices are going on now (March 2021). We have gear to rent, scholarships available, and our COVID policy is in place. Please visit our website for more information: Herndon Reston Lacrosse. Please […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on March 9, 2021

Win a Spot on a Zoom Call with Juan Soto!

Get your kids outside to play!  There is an amazing opportunity for HRYB baseball players to win a spot on a Zoom call with Washington National’s star Juan Soto!  All players registered will be entered to win a seat! Let’s get out and play baseball with your Herndon community! www.herndonbaseball.com    

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on March 1, 2021