Yearly Archives: 2016

How to Develop an Idea for a Business

Teen entrepreneur Bee Pettner says, "Pretty Brainy’s Textiles + TechStyles™ was about solving a local problem using design thinking. The problem I wanted to try to solve is how many kids get sick from the common cold each year. My solution is simple." See how Bee is turning a simple solution into a tech start-up.

Three STEM Curriculum Outcomes for Parents, Teachers & Girls

"My favorite day of Pretty Brainy," writes Madeleine B., "was when we learned how to solder. . . . It probably will become a very useful skill if I pursue my dreams and become an aerospace engineer." Find out why Madeleine says soldering and helping others are the best ways to spend a Friday night.