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STEM Education Advocate Margaret Ashida Dies at 58 - The Rafu Shimpo


STEM Education Advocate Margaret Ashida Dies at 58
The Rafu Shimpo
“The education community has lost a leading advocate,” said Aimee Kennedy, Battelle's vice president for education, STEM learning and philanthropy. “Her work includes an impressive list of leadership positions in organizations across the country, and ...

Honeywell And NASA Bring STEM Education Event Back For 10th Year, 1000th ... - Space Ref (press release)


Honeywell And NASA Bring STEM Education Event Back For 10th Year, 1000th ...
Space Ref (press release)
Honeywell (HON) and NASA are celebrating 10 years of collaboration with FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning, hip-hop physics education program that inspires middle school students to learn and enjoy math and science in a compelling, fun and ...
Stock Update (NYSE:HON): Honeywell And NASA Bring STEM Education Event ...Jutia Group

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STEM education now for all Alaska students – Our real future - Alaska Dispatch


Alaska Dispatch

STEM education now for all Alaska students – Our real future
Alaska Dispatch
OPINION: Everyone benefits from advances in science, technology, engineering and math. Alaska should pay attention to growing workforce need and increase its education investment in these fields. Pictured: Workers lift the last beam in the 2013 topping ...
BU's STEM program welcomes its first directorPA home page
Mt. Lebanon renovation boosts STEM AcademyTribune-Review
Paul Cottle: Start early to bring minorities into STEMTallahassee.com
Cape Gazette
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Carnegie Science Center announces results of STEM Education Study - WTAE Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Carnegie Science Center announces results of STEM Education Study
WTAE Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH, PA —Carnegie Science Center announced this morning the results of a survey conducted this summer to gauge the attitudes and perceptions about STEM education and its potential for workforce development in a 17-county region spanning ...
Report: Pennsylvania's rural areas lag behind in STEM educationPittsburgh Business Times (blog)
Study: Parents' Understanding Of STEM Education Low Throughout Pittsburgh ...90.5 WESA
Chevron funds study targeting hurdles to STEM curriculumPittsburgh Post Gazette
CBS Local -Business Wire (press release)
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Baker Report: STEM education critical to regional prosperity - NIU Today


NIU Today

Baker Report: STEM education critical to regional prosperity
NIU Today
This weekend, thousands will converge on NIU's main DeKalb campus. And I'm not speaking of fans coming for the football game. I am talking about the fifth annual STEMfest, taking place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Convocation Center. Hosted ...

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Bayer donates $100K to fund NJ student visits to STEM education lab - Hunterdon County Democrat


Hunterdon County Democrat

Bayer donates $100K to fund NJ student visits to STEM education lab
Hunterdon County Democrat
EAST HANOVER — Students from a Newark middle school got a first-hand look at what they and about 7,000 other New Jersey students will experience over the next two years, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Bayer Corporation to STEM education ...

A Global Model for STEM Education - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

A Global Model for STEM Education
Huffington Post
Last month, a delegation of science and technology leaders from South Korea visited Los Angeles for a chance to see firsthand what American students are doing in STEM education. The delegation included the director general of the Federation of Busan ...
White House previews data tools to bolster federal STEM workforceFedScoop

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My view: STEM education must start early — and Ogden's Green Acres shows ... - Deseret News


Deseret News

My view: STEM education must start early — and Ogden's Green Acres shows ...
Deseret News
On September 26, 2014 former Secretary of Education William Bennett visited Mrs. Warner's kindergarten class at Green Acres Elementary. He is an advisor for Project Lead the Way and wanted to see how the PLTW Launch curriculum is working in ...

Kids in tough Brooklyn neighborhoods getting world-class STEM education - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

Kids in tough Brooklyn neighborhoods getting world-class STEM education
New York Daily News
Huddled at a tall black table in the corner of a science classroom at Achievement First University Prep High School, several students pored over the contents of a hefty instruction manual on how to build a robot. It was 5 p.m. on a Tuesday and six ...

Dig Deeper on STEM Education, Tech Education Exec Says - Roll Call (blog)


Dig Deeper on STEM Education, Tech Education Exec Says
Roll Call (blog)
In the context of competitiveness and immigration policy, STEM jobs and education are big issues. But what do we actually mean when we're talking about STEM? Obviously, science, technology, engineering and math. But the approach to STEM education ...
Report: STEM Education Lacking in Rural AreasEducation Week News (blog)

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Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

406-243-2661