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Op-Ed: Underrepresented Groups Need Hand Up, Not Handout, in STEM Education - U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report

Op-Ed: Underrepresented Groups Need Hand Up, Not Handout, in STEM Education
U.S. News & World Report
As new data from the National Assessment of Educational Progress – known as the Nation's Report Card – show, girls may even have an edge over boys in STEM literacy. Forty-five percent of eighth-grade girls scored proficient or better on NAEP's new ...
80000 Students Benefiting From Innovative STEM Education ProjectsBusiness Wire (press release)

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Educators Discuss Integrating STEM Education Throughout Curricula - U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report

Educators Discuss Integrating STEM Education Throughout Curricula
U.S. News & World Report
Panelists included Doug Moore, vice president of digital education strategy and business development at the New York Hall of Science; Greg Pearson, scholar at the National Academy of Engineering; Amy Sabarre, PK-12 STEM coordinator at Harrisonburg ...
State Board of Education awards STEM designations to 3 Southern Utah schoolsSt George News
Growing focus on maker mindsets in STEMEducation Dive
STEM And Making In Education Is GrowingForbes
Rocky Mount Telegram
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Disadvantaged youths receive outdoor STEM education - Innovation Trail


Innovation Trail

Disadvantaged youths receive outdoor STEM education
Innovation Trail
The students from the San Miguel Academy of Newburgh participate in a program aimed at teaching junior high school kids STEM skills using the natural environment. The boys gathered at the Spring Farm Trailhead on the mountain for a class in ...

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Educate Aborigines in STEM skills to help them and the nation - The Australian


The Australian

Educate Aborigines in STEM skills to help them and the nation
The Australian
We must act now to enable current and future generations of young indigenous Australians to benefit from this growing demand for STEM skills. This is one of the reasons why the BHP Billiton Foundation has invested $28.8 million in STEM education. We've ...

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Accelerate Learning, Leader In PreK-12 STEM Education, Raises $10M Series A From Owl Ventures - Business Wire (press release)


Accelerate Learning, Leader In PreK-12 STEM Education, Raises $10M Series A From Owl Ventures
Business Wire (press release)
Accelerate Learning is a leading provider of digital resources for preK-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education, and was founded in conjunction with Rice University. Rice Management Company, the steward of the Rice ...
Accelerate Learning Gets $10M For STEM EducationTexas Tech Pulse

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STEM education can help boost Baltimore's economy, Johns Hopkins president says - The Hub at Johns Hopkins


The Hub at Johns Hopkins

STEM education can help boost Baltimore's economy, Johns Hopkins president says
The Hub at Johns Hopkins
The three-day conference brought together leaders from academia, business, and government to contribute key insights into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—or STEMeducation. The summit focused on solutions and best practices to ...

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The Salvation Army Receives National STEM Education Leadership Award - CSRwire.com (press release)


CSRwire.com (press release)

The Salvation Army Receives National STEM Education Leadership Award
CSRwire.com (press release)
ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 20 /CSRwire/ - The Salvation Army was honored yesterday at the STEM Education Leadership Awards presented by Nasdaq and EverFi, with an award recognizing its significant efforts to improve Science, Technology, Engineering, ...

Google 'Science Journal' Android app is a digital notebook for STEM education - BetaNews


BetaNews

Google 'Science Journal' Android app is a digital notebook for STEM education
BetaNews
In order to keep a steady crop of quality scientists coming out of universities, it is important to create ways to foster interest in STEM -- science, technology, engineering and mathematics -- at a young age. With this in mind, Google releases an ...

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Boys and Girls Club of Topeka receives check for STEM education - WIBW


Boys and Girls Club of Topeka receives check for STEM education
WIBW
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- Topeka area teens will have a better shot at a brighter future thanks to the generosity of an electric transmission company. ITC Holdings Corporation presented the Boys and Girls Clubs of Topeka a check for $8,000 Tuesday.

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Kickstarting Innovation: St. Thomas Startup Reshapes STEM Education - Twin Cities Business Magazine


Twin Cities Business Magazine

Kickstarting Innovation: St. Thomas Startup Reshapes STEM Education
Twin Cities Business Magazine
For grade school teachers, building educational activities around a complex topic like circuitry can often be a brain-straining exercise. And when students are too young to operate soldering irons and prototyping boards, few hands-on learning ...

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