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Johns Hopkins Showcases STEM Education in Baltimore Communities - U.S. News & World Report


Johns Hopkins Showcases STEM Education in Baltimore Communities
U.S. News & World Report
Michael Falk is married to a teacher, and when he learned science did not play a more prominent role in a child's school day, he was inspired to start STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools – also known as SABES, which was first implemented ...

STEM education program to start this fall at John M. Clayton Elementary School - Delaware 105.9


STEM education program to start this fall at John M. Clayton Elementary School
Delaware 105.9
An elementary school in Sussex County will start a STEM education program in the school year that starts this fall. The STEM fields are science, technology, engineering and math. The Indian River School District says the STEM subjects will be taught in ...

Honeywell And NASA Put STEM Education In 'Motion' For Washington Middle Schools - PR Newswire (press release)


PR Newswire (press release)

Honeywell And NASA Put STEM Education In 'Motion' For Washington Middle Schools
PR Newswire (press release)
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and NASA are proud to support their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education program with the award-winning, hip-hop educational experience FMA Live!

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Maximizing STEM funding - Education Dive


Maximizing STEM funding
Education Dive
The U.S. Department of Education has issued guidance on how districts can best leverage federal funds for STEM learning, including examples related to how ESSA's Title I, Title II, Title III and Title IV and the Perkins Act can support PreK-12 STEM ...

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Here's how to leverage federal funds for STEM education - eSchool News


eSchool News

Here's how to leverage federal funds for STEM education
eSchool News
The U.S. Department of Education has issued guidance around leveraging federal funds for STEM education in an attempt to close the equity and opportunity gaps that persist for historically underserved students. A letter directed to states, school ...

Snuck Farm plant sale benefits STEM education; Original ScrapBox expands internationally - Daily Herald


Daily Herald

Snuck Farm plant sale benefits STEM education; Original ScrapBox expands internationally
Daily Herald
Snuck Farm to donate proceeds of plant sale for STEM education. Snuck Farm of Pleasant Grove will hold a Community Plant Sale on Saturday at the farm, 504 West 1100 North in Pleasant Grove. The sale will run from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., or until the plants ...

STEM education needs revision - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

STEM education needs revision
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
In the 21st century, our educational systems, from pre-K through K-20, are in need of a substantial upgrade. As a popular and contemporary component, our emphasis on STEM education (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) remains relevant.
Limited funding increases opportunitiesAltus Times

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Weistek Launches $249 MiniToy 3D Printer for STEM Education in China and Beyond - 3DPrint.com


3DPrint.com

Weistek Launches $249 MiniToy 3D Printer for STEM Education in China and Beyond
3DPrint.com
There are several companies ready to take advantage of this opportunity for 3D printing in education, not only in Asia. One of the better positioned could be Weistek, which is about to launch its STEM-ready, kid-friendly MiniToy 3D printer on ...

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Soap Box gravity trials put the spotlight on STEM education - The Daily Progress


The Daily Progress

Soap Box gravity trials put the spotlight on STEM education
The Daily Progress
A lot of emphasis in schools this year was on STEM education which focuses on the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Sue Jenkins, the instructional specialist for math and science for Culpeper Schools said the race is a great ...

FACT SHEET: Advancing Active STEM Education for Our Youngest Learners - Whitehouse.gov (press release)


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FACT SHEET: Advancing Active STEM Education for Our Youngest Learners
Whitehouse.gov (press release)
Collectively, the commitments of these leaders have the potential to bring new active STEM content for our youngest children to millions of households across the nation. Today's early STEM learning announcements also mark progress on the President's My ...
Why early STEM education will drive the U.S. economyCIO
Obama Administration Intensifies STEM Education Initiative To Make Kids Future-ProofParent Herald
National Science Teachers Association Joins White House Early Learning STEM SymposiumBusiness Wire (press release)
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Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

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