Book Giveaway

Volume 4: Space

Book Giveaway! Anytime before May 15, 2021, if you like and share, or like and tag a friend on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or LinkedIn, we’ll enter you in a drawing to win this “SPACE” Brilliant Activity Book. We’ll contact the winner via DM and announce the winner on social media. RULES: The winner will be randomly drawn. You must be following Abingdon Foundation on the social media site you enter the giveaway on. Like the post. Tag a friend or share. Unlimited entries. This promotion is not associated with any social media site or organization other than Abingdon Foundation. The winner will be announced on May 15, 2021!

Love the book? We’d love to hear from you. Got great ideas for future editions? Give us a shout. Stay tuned for a special Volume 5 coming soon! 

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STEAM Book Series

Volume 3: Aviation for KidsVolume 2: AviationVolume 4: SpaceVolume 1: STEAMCheck out the full series of BRILLIANT Activity Books on Amazon.

Abingdon Foundation has a series of STEAM activity books! They are full-size magazine layout books available on Amazon. There are 50+ activities in each book for you (and the kids!) to enjoy, and even more content devoted to explaining STEAM, inspiring creativity, and learning about careers and hobbies you might not even know exist. 

There is so much to do in STEAM, from manufacturing to outdoor adventures to coding to racing and more. Whether you have a STEAM hobby, interest, or passion, this book is for you. It makes a perfect gift for your STEAM buddy or protogée. And it’s great for kids and adults alike because the games are of varying levels of difficulty. You won’t get bored- it’s too creative! And you won’t be stumped because we include an answer key so you’ll have full knowledge of these subjects. 

Th…

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Helping Children Succeed at Online Learning

Helping Children Succeed at Online Learning

by Deanna Morris-Stacey

School is out for millions of children nationwide as K-12 education shifts from the classroom to the internet. While many school districts are giving their teachers crash courses in online learning, parents also play a major role in ensuring that kids get a first-rate education.

Are you struggling to balance your day with supervising your child’s coursework?

Try these suggestions for providing the parental guidance and input your child needs.

Planning and Preparing

Your school may have sent your child home with devices and materials for completing their assignments. You’ll still need to provide structure and motivation.

Follow these strategies to develop an effective structure: Schedule your days. Stick to your usual routines as much as possible, including bedtimes and mealtimes. Let your child know you expect them to log in on time for cl…
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Announcing our new book!

Brilliant: Activity Book Volume 1: STEAM Games to Inspire & Motivate

Abingdon Foundation has created our first ever STEAM activity book! This is a full-size magazine layout book available on Amazon. There are 50 activities for you to enjoy, and even more content devoted to explaining STEAM, inspiring creativity, and learning about careers and hobbies you might not even know exist. 

There is so much to do in STEAM, from manufacturing to outdoor adventures to coding to racing and more. Whether you have a STEAM hobby, interest, or passion, this book is for you. It makes a perfect gift for your STEAM buddy or protogée. And it’s great for kids and adults alike because the games are of varying levels of difficulty. You won’t get bored- it’s too creative! And you won’t be stumped because we include an answer key so you’ll have full knowledge of these subjects. 

This educational initiative is the first in a future se…

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The Importance of Applying for Scholarships

This post was written by Dr. Bethany Miller

What Happens When a Scholarship Goes Unused?

This year, the first full year of Abingdon Foundation, we gave away three fully-funded, all-inclusive scholarships to attend industry conferences. Our winners were women from the fields of helicopter aviation, general aviation, and Scuba diving. They were flown from their homes in Colorado, South Africa, and Tennessee. They were provided full entry to Heli-Expo, the Women in Aviation conference, and DEMA (the Diving Equipment and Marketing Association) Scuba diving show. Their hotel and transportation costs were covered. They networked with industry peers and professionals. They gathered memories for a lifetime. They created innovative works of art, mentorship and advocacy programs, and educational tools that will be used in the future by Abingdon Foundation. They are now influencing the next generation of women pursuing nontraditional careers in STEAM fields. …

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