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AutomationDirect Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist - Automation World


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AutomationDirect Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist
Automation World
The Technology Association of Georgia's 3rd STEM Education Awards recognizes schools, programs, and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in supporting and promoting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education in ...
STEMconnector® CSO and Telecom Executive to Keynote Third Annual STEM ...Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

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STEM education for kids from underrepresented communities - Plant Engineering


STEM education for kids from underrepresented communities
Plant Engineering
STEM education for kids from underrepresented communities. The Chicago Pre-College Science & Engineering Program (ChiS&E), an innovative STEM program serving grades K-5. held its first fundraiser at the University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC) on Sept.

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Policymakers hail STEM education as a strong foundation, pushing innovation - Washington Post


Policymakers hail STEM education as a strong foundation, pushing innovation
Washington Post
Although a recent study found that almost 75 percent of those who have science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) bachelor's degrees have jobs in other fields, policymakers, advocates and executives continue to push STEM education as a way to ...
Teaching Economic DynamismProject Syndicate
Training future STEM educatorsRussellville Courier

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Metro Brief: Lockheed Martin donates $500000 for girls STEM education - Howard University The District Chronicles


Metro Brief: Lockheed Martin donates $500000 for girls STEM education
Howard University The District Chronicles
“Exposing and preparing girls for the many exciting STEM careers that await them is an important component of our local programming both after school and during the summers. Despite the obstacles they may face, we know that Girls Inc. girls are ...
How to get girls more interested in STEM subjectsWashington Post (blog)
Letter: Reflections on STEMMoscow-Pullman Daily News

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Essential to STEM Education: Other Subjects - U.S. News & World Report


Essential to STEM Education: Other Subjects
U.S. News & World Report
The key to boosting STEM education may lie in two other fields altogether: business and the arts. At a STEM roundtable on Capitol Hill on Monday morning, a panel of academics, corporate leaders and a California state senator called on schools to not ...

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Georgia Southern's Molecular Biology Initiative named a STEM Education ... - Statesboro Herald


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Georgia Southern's Molecular Biology Initiative named a STEM Education ...
Statesboro Herald
The association's Third Annual STEM Education Awards recognizes schools, programs and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in supporting and promoting science, technology, engineering and math — hence the acronym STEM ...
3 midstate education institutions finalists for STEM awardMacon Telegraph (blog)
Augusta Technical College, Columbia Middle School among finalists for Georgia ...McDuffie Mirror
Local schools in line for STEM AwardsSavannah Morning News
Coosa Valley News
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Can a Plush Toy Robot Get Young Kids Interested in STEM? - NationSwell


Can a Plush Toy Robot Get Young Kids Interested in STEM?
NationSwell
While the entry point at which children should begin STEM education remains a point of contention, some advocates argue the earlier the better. In fact, only 16 percent of American high school seniors are considering a career in the STEM fields and are ...

STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach ... - Washington Post (blog)


STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach ...
Washington Post (blog)
We've all heard it before, we are facing another crisis. This time it's one of mammoth proportions, and not the wooly kind. Public education isn't making the cut as high-tech jobs across the nation go unfilled. What's a country to do? Knowing this ...
Teacher from Perrysburg picked for STEM InstituteSentinel-Tribune
Dominic Basulto: In a STEM-obsessed world, let's remember to value real ...Ames Tribune
Guest column: Focus on inventions, not test scoresCapitalGazette.com
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UA Paves Way to Redefine Undergraduate STEM Education - UANews


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UA Paves Way to Redefine Undergraduate STEM Education
UANews
Under the AAU Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative, which is funded by The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, the UA established the UA-AAU Undergraduate STEM Education Project — a comprehensive, interdisciplinary effort intended ...

Women tech leaders call for changes in STEM education, perceptions - FedScoop


FedScoop

Women tech leaders call for changes in STEM education, perceptions
FedScoop
The only answer to this pressing challenge, according to a group of women technology leaders from government and industry, is to adjust the education system so that children — especially girls — are taught at a younger age that STEM subjects are both ...

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Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

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