Have you ever heard of an actuary? Ever wondered exactly what a statistician does? Well, this week we will answer those questions and many others you may have.
When one thinks of an actuary or a statistician they often think of mathematics but these two careers are actually more associated with science than math. Both fields are categorized as sciences that apply math and data analysis to produce strategic methods for professional operations.
So, first off, what is an actuary? Great question! An actuary is a business professional who uses data to determine the amount of risk and uncertainty involved with how a company operates. The actuary also provides strategic solutions to minimize the effect it will have on the company. This profession is called actuarial science.
Cartographers: Our guides across the world.
What is Cartography? What importance does it play in our lives? Good questions! Come along as we introduce you to the intricate world of Cartography.
Cartography is the science of drawing maps and this science is important because it assists us with operations we perform such as traveling, land surveying, space exploration, and sea exploration just to name a few. The individuals who possess the knowledge and talent to produce the maps we need are called Cartographers.
MyStemKits Visits FETC, Discovery on Parade, and Atlanta Public School’s STEM Technology Expo
February has been quite a busy month for us at MyStemKits.com! Our Florida local, 3D modeler Hannah Olson, travelled down to Orlando to exhibit at the Future of Educational Technology Conference (FETC) with 3D-printer partner Dremel, while the rest of our team stayed in Atlanta and set up a display at Atlanta Public School’s STEM Technology Expo. The next week we engaged our Tallahassee community at Discovery on Parade.
That's right. If you own a Dremel 3D40 IdeaBuilder, you don't have to download any software at all to use your printer with our website! This post goes over how to register your Dremel 3D40 Idea Builder 3D printer directly with MyStemKits.com so you won't have to download any additional software.
The following is an excerpt from an article published in EdSurge highlighting MyStemKits and Dremel. The article, entitled "How Edtech Companies Are Getting a Foothold in the Classroom," was written by Julie Willcott and published Feb 11, 2017. You can read the full article here.
Year Up’s FIRST technology fair.
On Friday, December 16th, 2016, the Sciberus team visited the Year Up Greater Atlanta campus as guests of their first technology fair.