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Youth summer camp teaches STEM education - wlfi.com


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Youth summer camp teaches STEM education
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LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) –Bauer Family Resources' nine week Summer Camp is bringing a new kind of learning to children in grades 4 through 8. The summer camp teaches local youth about STEM, creative self-expression literacy and more. It is designed to ...

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Energy Companies Step In To Fund STEM Education - NPR


Energy Companies Step In To Fund STEM Education
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Many public high schools lack funding for STEM — Science, Technology, Engineering and Math — programs. Energy companies worried about finding future employees are donating to schools. MELISSA BLOCK, HOST: It's a common refrain from ...

Here's Where the High-Tech Jobs Are in Boston [Chart] - BostInno


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Here's Where the High-Tech Jobs Are in Boston [Chart]
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And as a result, there is an increasing wealth of IT jobs requiring STEM education. That's one takeaway from a new report from The Brookings Institution. In it, Brookings illustrates how the advanced industries sector will be a central driving force in ...

Top Air Force scientist: More STEM-educated troops needed - AirForceTimes.com


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Top Air Force scientist: More STEM-educated troops needed
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The military needs to address its challenge of having enough science, technology, engineering and math expertise to keep up with the technology advancements of potential adversaries, the Air Force's top scientist said Wednesday. STEM education is a ...

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Everyone loves STEM education, but not STEM's lessons - DesMoinesRegister.com


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Everyone loves STEM education, but not STEM's lessons
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You can't swing a stick without hitting a STEM hub these days. There is a lot of excitement around Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, otherwise known as STEM. STEM education is seen as critical, governors are promoting it, legislators are ...
It takes a community to close the educational opportunity gap | EditorialNJ.com

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AMS students get hands-on experience as part of STEM education - Ames Tribune


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AMS students get hands-on experience as part of STEM education
Ames Tribune
Eighth-grade students from Ames Middle School recently visited with University of Iowa Health Care faculty as they participated in interactive education sessions designed to pique their interest in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM.
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Guest editorial: STEM investments bring opportunity, growthYakima Herald-Republic

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When It Comes To Education, VH1 Wants To Turn STEM Into STEAM - Vibe


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When It Comes To Education, VH1 Wants To Turn STEM Into STEAM
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The network's Save the Music Foundation hosted a town hall assembly to discuss how pivotal STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics) Education is for the future of our children. The panel discussion—which featured ...

Roundtable Seminar to Explore Innovative STEM Education Programs - UNCW News


Roundtable Seminar to Explore Innovative STEM Education Programs
UNCW News
On May 14 and 15, the UNCW Watson College of Education is hosting a roundtable seminar to bring university educators and scientists from various science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines together to discuss how to develop ...

Chicago Educators Talk Challenges in STEM Education At 100Kin10 Summit - Chicago Inno


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Chicago Educators Talk Challenges in STEM Education At 100Kin10 Summit
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It's one thing to get representatives from 200 plus national and regional education organizations in one place to brainstorm how to get more teachers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). It's quite another to actually translate that to ...
U.S. News Names the Next Generation of STEM LeadersiSchoolGuide

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STEM education to be added to day camps - Winston-Salem Journal


STEM education to be added to day camps
Winston-Salem Journal
The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina has been awarded a $25,000 grant from Wells Fargo to provide Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) educational activities at all 12 traditional summer day camps in 2015. The addition of a concentrated ...

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Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

406-243-2661