TryEngineering Together Named SIIA Education Technology 2019 CODiE Award Finalist for Best Instructional Solution

TryEngineering Together earns prestigious industry recognition MCLEAN, VA, USA, May 16, 2019 / — Cricket Media today announced that TryEngineering Together was named a 2019 SIIA CODiE Award finalist for the Best Instructional Solution. Award finalists represent applications, products, and services from developers of educational software, digital content, online learning services, and related technologies across […]

Northrop Grumman Foundation Announces Innovative STEM eMentoring Program

TryEngineering Together will connect 170 middle school students to Northrop Grumman employee volunteers. MCLEAN, VA, UNITED STATES, April 9, 2019 / — McLean, Virginia, April 9, 2019 – The Northrop Grumman Foundation, in partnership with Cricket Media and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), is expanding its commitment to providing students with science, technology, […]

Cricket Magazine Titles Available on Apple News+

Content from all nine award-winning children’s titles to be included among 300 premium digital magazines and newspapers on Apple News+ MCLEAN, VA, UNITED STATES, March 29, 2019 / — Cricket Media is pleased to announce that content from all nine award-winning children’s titles will be included among the 300 premium digital magazines and newspapers which […]

Aerospace Shapes the Future of Students through Online Mentoring

TryEngineering Together’s eMentoring program provides a platform for students and Aerospace volunteers to communicate on STEM topics. EL SEGUNDO, CA, USA , February 20, 2019 / — Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to innovation in STEM education, employees of The Aerospace Corporation (Aerospace) will provide online mentoring to fifth grade students from Kujawa Elementary School, a […]

Cricket Media® Writer Receives 2018 AAAS Kavli Gold Award

CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MUSE contributor JEANNE MILLER has won the 2018 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Gold Award in the category of Children’s Science News. Her winning article, “Fighting to the End,” appeared in the October 2017 issue of MUSE Magazine, a publication of Cricket Media®. The article described the years-long effort to […]

A Straw That Obtains Water from Soil and a Thermal Energy-Generating Water Purifier Are Among the Winning Entries in Smithsonian-Cricket Media’s 7th Annual Spark!Lab Dr. InBae Yoon Invent It Challenge

More than 490 Students, through individual and team entries, submitted innovative solutions to natural disaster preparation and relief issues; other winning entries from around the world included a catastrophe care kit for kids, a mobile application that helps people find shelter for their pets, and an emergency drone that brings supplies and food to people […]

Smithsonian and Cricket Media Launch the 7th Annual Spark!Lab Dr. InBae Yoon Invent It Challenge for Kids Worldwide

This year’s focus is on designing new and innovative ways to provide natural disaster preparation and relief WASHINGTON, DC—February 1,2018  This January marked the launch of the 7th annual Global Spark!Lab Dr. InBae Yoon Invent It Challenge – coinciding with the month’s Kid Inventors’ Day, which celebrates the important role children play in sparking innovation […]

How eMentoring Led My Fifth Graders to Read Regularly

Guest post by Luci Unferth, a fifth-grade teacher. Editor’s Note: January is National Mentoring Month! To celebrate, we’ve partnered with Cricket Media to share stories about the positive impact mentoring — especially eMentoring — can have on young people’s lives. If you told me a few months ago that my fifth-grade classroom’s most reluctant readers […]

Cricket Media Wins 11 Gold Awards in 2018 Parents’ Choice Awards

Award-winning Content Now Also Cornerstone of Global Education Company’s eMentoring Programs (L. WOLFE COMMUNICATIONS) WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 22, 2018 – Cricket Media today announced that all 11 of its children’s magazines won Gold Awards in the 2018 Parents’ Choice Awards. The global education company is now the most-awarded publisher by Parents’ Choice. Cricket Media’s […]