WISH LIST: Washington State STEM Education Foundation seeks mentors
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
The firm's involvement in the Washington State STEM Education Foundation helped create the internship that Arthur is taking part in. That organization wants to expand those opportunities to more students in the Mid-Columbia, but it needs volunteers to ...
Huntsville named in top 10 places to encourage STEM education for kids
Andy McCoy, Space Camp Crew Trainer, cheers as Orion lifts off while Space Campers and visitors at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center watch the launch of Orion from Kennedy Space Center Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 in Huntsville, Ala. (Eric Schultz ...
Is the US Focusing Too Much on STEM?
As I have worked on a series of stories for The Atlantic about this topic, almost every organization I contact tries to get me to publicize other STEM initiatives they are working on. My Google alert for “STEM education” is filled with publicity about ...
Column: STEM Education for All
Integrative STEM helps students
Education World STEM News Round Up
Do Kids Really Care About STEM Education?
There's been a lot of growing excitement the past few years about modern and innovative ways to prepare children for careers, technology, and social paradigms of the future. I would just like to pause for a minute and remind everyone (including myself ...
Important to engage students early in science, STEM education: View
Ardsley Middle College sixth-graders and MasterCard employee Stacey Kaplan function on a hands-on algorithm physical exercise at a STEM workshop on June 12, at MasterCard in Buy. The thought is to encourage middle school girls to take into account ...
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View: Why science education matters
The Journal News | LoHud.com
STEM occupations are expected to grow at almost twice the rate of non-STEM occupations through and beyond 2018 and will pay more than many other careers. Specifically, students graduating with STEM majors are expected to have better job prospects ...
California Remains S&T Leader, But Lags in Workforce Development
President Obama Announces $28 Million Investment in STEM Education
Education Week News (blog)
That initiative has already given out more than $53 million in grants to groups working to help strengthen the STEM teaching force. It's also a piece of an even larger 5-year-old campaign known as "Educate to Innovate" that is meant to inspire boys and ...
Johnson High, McNair Junior High receive $20000 grants for STEM education ...
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Two of Huntsville's schools were awarded large grants last week that will help teachers bring STEM education to their students. Johnson High School and McNair Junior High were each awarded a $20,000 Verizon Innovate ...
Four North Carolina Schools Receive $20000 STEM Grants from Verizon
GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Deal awards two grants to GCPS for STEM
#Gwinnett County Public Schools last week received two grants from the governor's office for efforts related to STEM education. #Gov. Nathan Deal announced that Gwinnett County Public Schools was among 18 award winners for the Innovation Fund, ...
Area school systems among state Innovation Fund grant recipients
Dover's El Primer Paso announces Alcoa partnership to support preschool ...
El Primer Paso has announced a new grant partnership with Alcoa Foundation for a Preschool STEM Program for the 2014-2015 school year. The $12,000 grant award will support science, technology, engineering and math education at the Dover preschool.
Dr. James J Hirstein
Professor of Mathematics
The University of Montana