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STEM education touted in Iowa - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines


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STEM education touted in Iowa
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
DES MOINES — An Iowa program designed to cultivate students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math is beginning to pay dividends, education and political leaders said Monday. Shelly Vanyo, a science teacher at Boone High School, said ...
STEM education in Iowa toutedMason City Globe Gazette

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SUNY Canton's Camp Invention is Morphing STEM Education - TWC News


SUNY Canton's Camp Invention is Morphing STEM Education
TWC News
I'm excited to see the number of girls going up in our population, because typically in the past STEM has been a male dominated field. I'm excited to see more girls joining our program, and of course different grades coming along as well," said Michno.

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LETTER: STEM education the key to success - MyCentralJersey.com


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LETTER: STEM education the key to success
MyCentralJersey.com
Photo by Harry Baumert. Shot 8/17/07. Cedar Rapids, Ia. - b0818rockwell.1hb - Inventor Dean Kamen, left, watches Panashe Tavaziva and Ananya Munjal, both 11, demonstrate their LEGO robot on Friday morning in Cedar Rapids. Rockwell Collins has ...
Tech camps, other programs hope to keep girls interested in STEM fieldsBaltimore Sun
STEM for lifeThe Star Online
Forsyth schools hosts state STEM Leadership SummitAccess North Georgia
TheNewsTribune.com -The Seattle Times
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If you want to be rich and powerful, majoring in STEM is a good place to start - Quartz


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If you want to be rich and powerful, majoring in STEM is a good place to start
Quartz
The standard narrative today is that science, technology, mathematics, and engineering (STEM) education is important because we need more data scientists, engineers, and STEM professionals. But promoting STEM education is critical for another reason ...

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Science Center Is A STEM Education Asset - Hartford Courant


Science Center Is A STEM Education Asset
Hartford Courant
Regarding the criticism of the grant to Connecticut Science Center [July 26, Connecticut, "State Cultural Policies Slammed"], the center is more than just a tourist attraction. It's a precious jewel in encouraging and enhancing science, technology ...

Hype over Census Bureau STEM report is overblown - Washington Post


Hype over Census Bureau STEM report is overblown
Washington Post
Whatever the number generated, it should not be seen as determining the need for STEM education. For too long, the public debate over STEM has focused on job numbers. STEM education is seen as valuable only when there's an oversupply of traditional ...
Are STEM Graduates Really Having Trouble Finding Jobs?Governing
Majority of STEM Graduates Do Not Find Work in Their Chosen FieldsNearshore Americas

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United Launch Alliance and Ball Aerospace Student Rocket Launch Takes ... - Space Ref (press release)


United Launch Alliance and Ball Aerospace Student Rocket Launch Takes ...
Space Ref (press release)
"There is nothing like the thrill of accomplishment to inspire future success," said Linda P. Rosen, CEO of Change the Equation, a national organization that works at the intersection of business and education to ensure that all students are STEM literate.

House passes Rep. Esty's STEM Education Act - Meriden Record-Journal


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House passes Rep. Esty's STEM Education Act
Meriden Record-Journal
STEM education is critical to preparing our students for high-demand careers in engineering, manufacturing, and information technology,” Esty said in a statement. “I've heard time and time again from manufacturers and small business owners that it's ...
What a young girl can learn from Utah women about STEM education and careersDeseret News
STEM Act to aid tech studentsNewbritainherald
Rep. Paul Cook Votes To Expand STEM EducationHighland Community News (subscription)
Stamford Plus Magazine
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The American Way: STEM Education - Huffington Post (blog)


The American Way: STEM Education
Huffington Post (blog)
Wouldn't that be more prudent than the current practice of outsourcing to fill STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) jobs? According to the Department of Labor, only five percent of our workforce is currently in fields associated with ...

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Struthers to intensify STEM education at elementary school - Youngstown Vindicator


Struthers to intensify STEM education at elementary school
Youngstown Vindicator
Nohra explained the district's purchase of materials from the Pittsburgh-based ASSET STEM Education is necessary. The investigative, hands-on approach it touts is “more in line with the new Common Core” standards than traditional teaching methods.

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Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

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