Stanford STEAM

2020-2021 3rd grade at Azevada Elementary School

Congrats to our students who have been invited to Nationals for the National Invention Convention and our CA Merit Winners. We are so proud of you.

Congrats to the only team in the Bay Area to win 2 awards at San Jose’s Tech Challenge 2021 sponspored by the Tech Museum- $100 worth of prizes for each team member. See winner list.

Go to 6:30 and 15:30 in the video to see us

For the Henry Ford Museum- Social innovation is just as important as innovation in discoveries and devices. In class, we work together to inspire others, to take risks, and to invent inventors.

Shrey and his little brother made it to Nationals! See Azevada on the list with Chadborne.

Winning Video

Merit State winner Solenne

Winning Video

Donacio’s sister got the state merit Award! She made the video. See her name Viva – 7th Grade.

8 kids participated this year.

Congratulations to our students who competed for the Artemis Launch Viewing at National Aeronautics and Space Administration 2028. Our essays will be on Artemis and will be orbiting the moon in 2028.
If your work is not chosen, rewrite it for next time.

Congrats to one of our inventors for making the cover of the CA Invention Convention and for representing the school during Quarantine.

Stay safe, and stay healthy.

Congrats to Vihaan for placing state and nationals in

If your work is not published, rewrite it for next time.

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Quote in the New York Times!

John Hennessy- Executive Chairman of Alphabet (parent company of Google) and 10th President of Stanford – advice- Be Humble.

Summer Med School 2019

Ellen Ochoa. – First Latina in Space @ Stanford Heroes

Donna Strickland- Nobel Prize in Physics 2018. Einstein received it in 1921 and Marie Curie in 1903.

Persis Drell, Dean of the Stanford School of Engineering

(the first woman to serve in that role) and Provost of Stanford University

previously director of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Tech Challenge Speech –

Foldscope photos from Vallejo Mill

Manu Prakash tweeted us! He is a Professor at Stanford School of Medicine, former MIT Professor and the inventor of the portable microscope that fits in your pocket. He is in grey and I am in pink. Click on picture.

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Inventing Inventors

Mark Rober with Manu Prakash at 0:38

Director of Design Thinking through Workshop Education


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Designing at Stanford with Teachers’ Guild

Jo Boaler-Professor of Math at Stanford

Jo Boaler quotes


Showing at Maker Faire 2013

Robotics coach– Monterrey Robotics Competition Scout Class 2011 to present

Katie Ledecky (5 Olympic gold medals) and on Stephen Curry’s channel.

comfort zone

Professor Mehran Sahami- Computer Science  and Associate Chair at Stanford



Stanford Events Calendar

Lead field officer for Stanford SMILE-tinkering pilot in RWC

2013 listed on 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World

Bay Area Science Events Calendar

Book Report Ideas

Choose a Design Challenge for extra credit

Echo of Christ Ministries– Mission Team member in Israel, Palestine 2011

Founder, chief director of Peace Game –top voted learning game of DNLE Stanford Ventures

in Mandarin Chinese

Founder, director of Design out of the Box inspired by Stanford and networks

Project Breaker @ Stanford Institute of Design

Lead field officer for Stanford SMILE-tinkering pilot in RYAA and Bayshore Christian, East Palo Alto

MOOC instructor at

MEd Learning and Technology Masters -Western Governors University

(capstone in Stanford Design Methodology thru Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d. school) Stanford University)

Professional Certification in Project Management Mastery Stanford University

WOOC MOOC- Workshop on Online Connectivism.

Volunteer for City Team Drug Recovery in the Tenderloin SF- 6th and Mission

Design Judge for Lego Mindstorms Robotics Comp 2011

Design Thinking MOOC 2013 with Cavanaro- Engineering Pathways to Innovation- Certificate

Mentioned in  MIT Innovation Contest

Volunteer Academic Research for DNLE Stanford Venture Labs journal.

Global Team Leader and Student Hall of Fame for DNLE Stanford Ventures

Completion of Crash Course in Creativity with Tina Seelig -Venture Lab top 10 project

B.S. in Design -San Jose State University

Aquarist and Fish Data @ Marine Science Institute Redwood City, CA

Google classroom

Learning Games

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