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WISH LIST: Washington State STEM Education Foundation seeks mentors - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald


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 - AL.com


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Huntsville named in top 10 places to encourage STEM education for kids
AL.com
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? - The Atlantic


The Atlantic

Is the US Focusing Too Much on STEM?
The Atlantic
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 AllAiken Standard
Integrative STEM helps studentsGreenville News
Education World STEM News Round UpEducation World

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Do Kids Really Care About STEM Education? - Nextgov


Nextgov

Do Kids Really Care About STEM Education?
Nextgov
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 ...

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Important to engage students early in science, STEM education: View - Macro Insider


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Important to engage students early in science, STEM education: View
Macro Insider
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 ...

View: Why science education matters - The Journal News | LoHud.com


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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 DevelopmentCalifornia Council on Science and Technology

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President Obama Announces $28 Million Investment in STEM Education - Education Week News (blog)


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 ... - AL.com


Johnson High, McNair Junior High receive $20000 grants for STEM education ...
AL.com
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 VerizonJacksonville Daily News

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GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Deal awards two grants to GCPS for STEM - Gwinnettdailypost.com


GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Deal awards two grants to GCPS for STEM
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#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 recipientsAccess North Georgia

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Dover's El Primer Paso announces Alcoa partnership to support preschool ... - NorthJersey.com


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Dover's El Primer Paso announces Alcoa partnership to support preschool ...
NorthJersey.com
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

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

406-243-2661