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Why America's obsession with STEM education is dangerous - Washington Post


Why America's obsession with STEM education is dangerous
Washington Post
If Americans are united in any conviction these days, it is that we urgently need to shift the country's education toward the teaching of specific, technical skills. Every month, it seems, we hear about our children's bad test scores in math and ...

Fareed Zakaria: America's obsession with STEM education dangerous - Tulsa World


Salt Lake Tribune

Fareed Zakaria: America's obsession with STEM education dangerous
Tulsa World
If Americans are united in any conviction these days, it is that we urgently need to shift the country's education toward the teaching of specific, technical skills. Every month, it seems, we hear about our children's bad test scores in math and ...
Zakaria: America's obsession with STEM education is dangerousSalt Lake Tribune
STEM Education Minor Open HouseIIT Today
STEM Is Only One Part of a Good EducationTucson Weekly
Chicago Daily News
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CenturyLink Donates $10000 to STEM Education - UtahJazz.com


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CenturyLink Donates $10000 to STEM Education
UtahJazz.com
SALT LAKE CITY (March 27, 2015) – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) is presenting a $10,000 donation to STEM Utah at halftime of the Utah Jazz-Oklahoma City Thunder game on Saturday, March 28 in support of educational programs for K-12 students in the ...

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Obama, Wowed by Young Scientists, Announces New STEM Pledges - ABC News


ABC News

Obama, Wowed by Young Scientists, Announces New STEM Pledges
ABC News
More than 100 colleges and universities have committed to training 20,000 engineers, and a coalition of CEOs has promised to expand high-quality STEM education programs to an additional 1.5 million students this year. Obama launched "Educate to ...
Obama to announce $240 million in new pledges for STEM educationCBS News
Obama to Announce Millions in New Pledges for STEMU.S. News & World Report
President Obama Announces $240 Million For STEM EducationEducation World
Fox11online.com
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Morgan County Students Further STEM Education Through Robotics - WHAG


WHAG

Morgan County Students Further STEM Education Through Robotics
WHAG
Relentless robotics is a new STEM program within Morgan County schools that is making strides to further develop students' interest in science, math and technology. BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Morgan County students are furthering their studies in ...
Cooke Foundation Gives Six Institutions $1.6 Million in STEM Education GrantsiSchoolGuide
STEM education efforts get triple play of good newsFierceCIO
Astellas USA Foundation Announces Grants to Support STEM Education InitiativesCSRwire.com (press release)
PR Newswire (press release) -Wicked Local Weston
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PPPL hosts Young Women's Conference to spark interest in STEM education - NJ.com


NJ.com

PPPL hosts Young Women's Conference to spark interest in STEM education
NJ.com
PRINCETON — Anshela Jaramillo's long black hair rose from her scalp Thursday morning as she touched a Van de Graaff generator set up at Princeton University. Electrical charges were passing through Jaramillo's body as she stood in a circle in the ...

Helmsley Charitable Trust supports STEM education at Yale - Yale News


Yale News

Helmsley Charitable Trust supports STEM education at Yale
Yale News
Funded through the Yale Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), the fellowship program is one of a number of Yale initiatives designed to address the national crisis in undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education ...

STEM education - Is the U.S. meeting the demand? - WCYB


WCYB

STEM education - Is the U.S. meeting the demand?
WCYB
This week, President Obama announced $240 million in pledges to help encourage more students to pursue an education in these subjects. The reason, according to the U.S. Department of Education, only 30% of 12th graders are ready for college-work in ...

STEM learning takes root at Cal U Science Olympiad - Tribune-Review


STEM learning takes root at Cal U Science Olympiad
Tribune-Review
The competition tested the students' knowledge in science, technology, engineering and math, known by the acronym STEM. The Science Olympiad is an international nonprofit organization devoted to improving the quality of science education, increasing ...

Flagstaff showcases education, businesses at STEM Celebration - Arizona Education News Service


Arizona Education News Service

Flagstaff showcases education, businesses at STEM Celebration
Arizona Education News Service
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is an important part of our community and FUSD is proud to facilitate this event bringing together all of Flagstaff's public, charter and private schools for demonstrations of STEM learning and the ...

Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

406-243-2661