GISMO Girls Initiatives for Science and Math Opportunities

We promote awareness of STEM courses and careers for girls in an effort to spark interest, excitement, and exploration!

Operating as usual

Shreve Memorial Library

As children begin to head back to school, Shreve Memorial Library is encouraging young readers to continue reading with reading programs such as the new Beanstack Virtual Field Trips program and 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten.

Starting September 1, children ages 6 to 10 are invited to take virtual field trips in a new Beanstack reading challenge. The Virtual Field Trips program encourages children to read books at home and go on virtual field trips to fantastic locations such as zoos, museums, outer space, national landmarks, aquariums, and more.

Read more here:
https://www.shreve-lib.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=830

Winner!

Help us congratulate our 2020 STEM Scholarship winner, Miss Bria King! She is a Captain Shreve High School graduate headed to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff! Way to go, Bria.

docs.google.com

Request for Free Home Internet Hot Spot for Fall Semester 2020 - Deadline to Apply -July 26, 2020

Need free wifi? Check this out.

docs.google.com The State Department of Education is funding free mobile hot spots for the fall 2020 semester for qualifying students. Only one hot spot per address is allowable. Since only one hot spot will be provided per household, only one child needs to be registered. However, please list the names of other ch...

On Friday night G.I S.M.O. hosted a Glow Party! We explored chemiluminescence, fluorescence, and phosphorescent elements.
#smartgirlsrock
#GirlsInSTEM
#GISMO

Happy Birthday to our very own Emorri!!

KiwiCo

Looking for kid-friendly projects? Discover seriously fun activities to support learning at home with science ๐Ÿš€& art ๐ŸŽจinspiration. Join KiwiCo for award-winning, engaging activities for all ages.

docs.google.com

Upward Bound Inquiry Form

docs.google.com Upward Bound North at SUSLA Inquiry Form

[06/10/20]   Check this out! It's going to be STEMtastic.

You still have time to apply for our $1000 STEM Scholarship! Visit gismoscholars.org and click on the SCHOLARSHIP tab. June 15th is the deadline.

On our virtual Zoom last month, we made bird feeders, built bird houses and planted seeds. We're collecting data, observing, inferring and using other science process skills! Summer fun!
#girlpower
#GirlsInSTEM

robinsonfilmcenter.org

Summer Film Camps โ€” Robinson Film Center

Hereโ€™s a great opportunity!

robinsonfilmcenter.org Robinson Film Center Summer Film Camps

Virtual College Tours!

varsitytutors.com

Virtual Summer Camp Calendar

Check it out!

varsitytutors.com Virtual Summer Camp Calendar

[05/28/20]   Virtual Book Fair!

We are super proud of this GISMO Girl! She is living proof that smart girls really do rock!
#STEMtastic
#girlsinstem

GirKirah Watson, CPE Student of the Year!!
We love and appreciate the dedication you have for learning. Continue to be GREAT!!!
You have left your mark at Cherokee Park! ๐Ÿ˜˜
#CPExperience

youtube.com

NEW DOCTORS AND DENTISTS!! CLASS OF 2020 #dontrushchallenge

This is awesome!!
#goals
#STEM

You may have seen this video shared on my instagram, but I also wanted to share it on my channel in case you don't follow me on there yet! This was so much f...

UNICEF USA

Giving is always good!

Young Paris

Just wow!

7Months it took her to create this masterpiece .. Iโ€™m just here to support a Congolese Sister even know we know yโ€™all gonna steal it ๐Ÿ˜‰ like you steal everything ๐Ÿ™ƒ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ BRAVOOO #mwanamboka

Happy Birthday to this GISMO Girl!! GerKirah, you are absolutely fabulous! Enjoy!

How awesome is this?๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

History made today at Shreveport City Court.
Chief Judge Pammela Shands Lattier was sworn in on May 22, 2020, at Shreveport City Court. The Honorable Pammela S. Lattier is the first female and first African American Chief Judge for the Shreveport City Court.
Congratulations Chief Judge Lattier.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to this GISMO Girl! Garielle!!

Don't delay!

These smart girls applied and won!! This could be you! 2017 winner- Raven Thomas, 2018 winner- Morgan Fitzpatrick, 2019 winner Khayla Maywether. This year's award is $1000 and an Amaxon fire HD 10 tablet! Download an application from our website.

gismoscholars.org

GISMO Girls Initiatives for Science and Math Opportunities

Check it out!

The STEM scholarship application is available on our website!
gismoscholars.org

[05/16/20]   The STEM scholarship application is available on our website!
gismoscholars.org

[05/12/20]   Due to the COVID19 pandemic, we were unable to complete fundraising efforts for our STEM scholarship. Our goal was $1000. We raised $600. Will you make an investment today?
A deserving young lady would greatly appreciate it.

Cash App - $gismoscholars
PayPal - paypal.me/GISMOSCHOLARS

Carly and Adam

Not all Conferences are cancelled! Join us for a virtual STEM Summit for Elementary Teachers from the comfort of your own home!

Learn from Experts like Dr. Jacie Maslyk, Paul Reynolds, Brian Aspinall, and more!

INCLUDES:
-4 Keynote Sessions
-11 Professional Development Sessions
-Access to Exclusive Summit Facebook Community
-1 Year Access to All Content
-12 Credit PD Certificate
-Bonus STEM Activities

Don't miss out on the SUPER EARLY BIRD RATE of ONLY $29!

STEM NOLA

Congratualtions are in order for Shantell Bolden, Director of Programming at STEMNOLA, as she was recently honored by the National Afterschool Association as one of the Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders for 2020. She has led our afterschool programming for 4 years and takes pride in the limitless STEM opportunities her program provides! Click here to learn more about Shantell's long-term efforts to inspire students to explore careers in https://t.co/SVmiXRhLh3

[04/25/20]   Our virtual workshop is starting in 8 minutes!! Members, login!!
#girlsinstem
#smartgirls
#eatsleepstemrepeat

Always happy to help!

We are here until 4 pm today or until the sandwich sacks run out! Our community outreach from our mobile canteen to feed those Boys and Girls Club members and families will continue next week. Watch this page for more details.

STEM NOLA

Engaging STEM experiments are just a Google Search away. To keep your child's learning going, try one of these science experiments each day. They take about 30 mins each and use super simple ingredients from around the house.

https://www.mkewithkids.com/post/here-are-two-weeks-worth-of-fun-and-easy-science-experiments

Shreve Memorial Library

New Resource Alert! The Internet Archive has created a National Emergency Library featuring over 1.4 million digitized books to serve displaced learners. Students and the public will be able to borrow digitized books with no waitlists now through June 30, 2020. (via Internet Archive)

Careers at Ochsner Health

Laboratory Scientists are HEROES.

Ochsner Health has delivered Louisiana's first FDA cleared in-house COVID-19 testing thanks to the passion and purpose of people like lead Medical Laboratory Scientist Luke Caruso in the Molecular Microbiology Lab.

"Onsite testing will allow us to get our providers, nurses and respiratory therapists currently under precautionary isolation back to work to serve our patients. As we keep moving forward, we will be able to rapidly test patients, especially those at high risk . This will have a huge impact on our community." - Luke Caruso, MLS.

Ochsner's lab team is helping save lives in Louisiana! If you are a laboratory professional, join a heroic team today.
ochsner.org/careers

steampoweredfamily.com

Virtual Dissections - All the learning, no mess or stress

steampoweredfamily.com Virtual dissections can be a huge help in teaching science, biology, physiology and anatomy. Here are the best resources for your virtual lessons and labs.

Want your school to be the top-listed School/college in Shreveport?

Click here to claim your Sponsored Listing.

Videos (show all)

Winner!

Location

Category

Telephone

Address

P.O. Box 8335
Shreveport, LA
71148

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Other Education in Shreveport (show all)
Impact Sports Academy Impact Sports Academy
5935 N Market St
Shreveport, 71107

Our focus: teach fundamentals with specific exercises to train core muscles to be a great hitter, pitcher, football player and all around good ball player.

Crossroads Learning Center Crossroads Learning Center
9107 Industrial Road
Shreveport, 71129

Preschool and childcare for ages 6 weeks to 12 years. Christian based Horizons curriculum by Alpha Omega for ages 2-4 implemented for preschool.

Sci-Port Discovery Center Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, 71101

Sci-Port is now managed by the non-profit organization Red River STEM. To donate, please follow the link: https://sci-port.org/donate/

Impact Family of Covenant Churches Impact Family of Covenant Churches
4727 Broadway Ave
Shreveport, 71109

Interdenominational Fellowship of Covenant Churches (I.F.O.C.C.) is a family of churches. We share a common bond and love for Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

Ark-La-Tex Leadership Institute Hosts of Live2Lead, Global Youth Initiative Ark-La-Tex Leadership Institute Hosts of Live2Lead, Global Youth Initiative
331 Milam Street, Ste. #200
Shreveport, 71101

Leadership Education from Leadership Expert, John C. Maxwell. We host many Live2Lead Events each Winter plus Global Youth Initiative every Apr and Oct

Bells For Youth Inc. Bells For Youth Inc.
Shreveport, 71107

Non Profit Boost Early Learning and Literacy Skills for at risk youth pre-k to 5th grade through the use of technology

Code Ninjas Code Ninjas
1938 East 70th St, Suite B
Shreveport, 71105

Build video games, learn to code, have a blast! Coding classes for kids ages 7-14.

Generation Wait Generation Wait
921 Shreveport Barksdale Hwy
Shreveport, 71105

Generation Wait is the healthy lifestyle education program for the Arklatex Crisis Pregnancy Center

Green Moms 4 Life Green Moms 4 Life
Shreveport

It is the goal of Green Moms 4 Life to help everyone who is looking to better their lives financially, physically, personally, and environmentally.

1 Million Cups - Shreveport 1 Million Cups - Shreveport
Shreveport, 71101

1 Million Cups seeks to spotlight area startup companies in a weekly forum that's centered around hot coffee, hot topics and fresh feedback.

ABC Mom Care ABC Mom Care
4700 Line Avenue, Suite 111
Shreveport, 71106

ABC Mom Care is a caregiver service offering an "extra set of hands" and compassionate assistance for both the new mom and growing families.

Greater Nation International Church of Shreveport, La Greater Nation International Church of Shreveport, La
1419 E. 70th Street
Shreveport, 71105

We are committed to sharing The Kingdom Mandate And Message With Our Generation Now.

About   Contact   Privacy   Login C