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Melinda Hamilton
Project Co-Director
Director of STEM Initiatives
College of Education
University of Idaho
(208) 885-7803

Corinne Mantle-Bromley, Ph.D.
Project Co-Director
Dean and Professor
College of Education
University of Idaho
(208) 885-6773


Three seed grants of $8k for innovation programs were awarded in February 2013 in Idaho communities. Four more seed grants of $15k were awarded in June 2013 and will support programs to be implemented by June 2014.

Summary of the first three innovation programs:

U-Idaho Sponsors Video Contest to Promote STEM Among Lewiston Students
A University of Idaho-sponsored video contest will encourage Lewiston students to imagine their futures as scientists, technologists, engineers or mathematicians.
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U-Idaho Program to support Post Falls Parents helping Children with Math Homework
A University of Idaho program will help Post Falls parents crack the math books to gain confidence and assist their children in tackling homework assignments more methodically.
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U-Idaho Sponsors Summer Camp to Teach Head Start Students about STEM
A three-day summer camp in Jerome this June is designed to motivate 3- to 5-year-old Head Start students to get excited about science, math and technology.
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