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Culturally inclusive STEM education - Science Magazine


Science Magazine

Culturally inclusive STEM education
Science Magazine
Integrating socially and culturally relevant examples into STEM education (5) and incorporating community- and project-based learning increases student motivation and confidence—key factors in improving persistence of underrepresented minorities (6).

David Houggy: The case for STEM education - Aspen Times


Mississippi Business Journal

David Houggy: The case for STEM education
Aspen Times
Imagine … the United States is a global economic and military superpower, leading the world in developing new industries, creating jobs, inventing new products and services, and breaking ground in all manner of scientific areas, including technology, ...
CECIL BROWN — STEM education is Mississippi's bridge to a brighter futureMississippi Business Journal
A new STEM collaboration has Juneau teachers working hand-in-hand with scientistsJuneau Empire

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Amazon and partners give $50000 to STEM education in Clay County - Jacksonville Business Journal


Jacksonville Business Journal

Amazon and partners give $50000 to STEM education in Clay County
Jacksonville Business Journal
Bernard Schmidt, general manager of one of Amazon's Jacksonville fulfillment centers, told the Business Journal that the company recognized the importance of STEM education and was happy to partner with organizations that were making it a priority in ...

JTSD receives STEM award - Christian County Headliner News


Christian County Headliner News

JTSD receives STEM award
Christian County Headliner News
Nixa's John Thomas School of Discovery was one of three recipients of the STEM School of Excellence Award during the Oct. 10 Awards Session at the International STEM Education Association's STEM Expo in Branson — and the only school in Missouri to ...

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Mastercard bringing STEM education opportunities to 200000 girls by 2020 - Davis Enterprise


Davis Enterprise

Mastercard bringing STEM education opportunities to 200000 girls by 2020
Davis Enterprise
Launched in 2014, Girls4Tech is Mastercard's award-winning education program aimed at creating future problem-solvers. The curriculum was created in conjunction with top engineers and technologists at Mastercard to teach the foundations of STEM ...

US Dept. of Ed Grant Priorities Push School Choice Plus STEM - T.H.E. Journal


T.H.E. Journal

US Dept. of Ed Grant Priorities Push School Choice Plus STEM
T.H.E. Journal
Although many of the priorities focus on Betsy DeVos' flagship interest, school choice, the promotion of STEM education — and particularly computer science — also makes an appearance in the list. The availability of these grants allows DeVos to show ...
K-12 Policy Updates: Mandatory Fall Reading for Every Education EntrepreneurEdSurge

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STEM Festival focuses on fun and education - Centerville Daily Iowegian


STEM Festival focuses on fun and education
Centerville Daily Iowegian
Howar Junior High in Centerville will be hosting their second annual STEM Festival this Saturday, Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.. “The STEM Festival is an important because it introduces children to career paths in science, technology, engineering and ...

Arizona Science Center earns grant to enhance STEM education - AZ Big Media


AZ Big Media

Arizona Science Center earns grant to enhance STEM education
AZ Big Media
For five years, the APS Foundation has partnered with Arizona Science Center to improve rural Arizona education in the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and math. In June 2017, the APS Foundation awarded $180,000 in grant funding to ...

What is STEM education? | EurekAlert! Science News - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)

What is STEM education? | EurekAlert! Science News
EurekAlert (press release)
Everyone needs a good teacher -- including teachers. two new studies show how digging deeper into what STEM education means and strategically designing ...
What is STEM education? - Phys.orgPhys.Org

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Next week: Hear from the educator bringing hip-hop to STEM education - Technical.ly Philly


Technical.ly Philly

Next week: Hear from the educator bringing hip-hop to STEM education
Technical.ly Philly
Emdin, Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology at Columbia University, is the author of Urban Science Education for the Hip-Hop Generation and For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood… and the Rest of Y'all Too: ...

Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

406-243-2661