As parents, educators and community members, we’re all concerned about Canada’s next generation and readying them for our ever-changing world. As a science outreach organization, we have a vested interest in ensuring that children and youth have the 21st century skills, such as critical thinking and problem solving, needed to navigate our increasingly complicated world.
All it takes is a group of amazing individuals to remind us of why we do what we do. Scientists in School recently attended an inspiring ceremony celebrating Canada’s brightest minds in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) and the environment. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) awarded six prizes to Canada’s