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Helping Girls Love Science

Apr 4, 2012 by in Science, Uncategorized Comments Off

Helping Girls Love Science How can informal science education –- learning that happens outside of school — help increase girls’ interest and participation in science? The Center for Advancement of…

THL Asia / 藏寶家 Grand Opening

Mar 14, 2012 by in Uncategorized Comments Off

Tumblehome Learning’s Asia presence (藏寶家), headquartered on Zhongxiao Dong Lu (忠孝東路) in downtown Taipei, Taiwan, is officially open for business. THL’s office in Taipei is intended to serve as a…

Hands-on @ Heart

Jan 16, 2012 by in Uncategorized Comments Off

At Tumblehome Learning, we believe that hands-on, often called “inquiry based”, learning is the key to reinforcing knowledge in science & engineering, while offering some active fun not normally experienced…

Are Diamond Chips Real?

Dec 21, 2011 by in Experiments Comments Off

With the upcoming THL release of Penny Noyce’s “The Desperate Case of the Diamond Chip,” we’ve been hearing questions from people who wonder if diamond semiconductors are just science fiction…

Boys and Science; Girls and Reading

Dec 16, 2011 by in Education Comments Off

Worldwide, boys lag behind girls in reading. The 2009 PISA exams show that among 15-year-olds, boys’ reading scores trail behind girls’ in all 65 countries tested. The average score difference…

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