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Silicon Valley Education Foundation chief steps down - The Mercury News

September 11, 2017 - 6:17pm

The Mercury News

Silicon Valley Education Foundation chief steps down
The Mercury News
File photo shows Muhammed Chaudhry, center, at a Silicon Valley Education Foundation-sponsored panel discussion on STEM education. He is flanked by Debbie Tahmassebi, dean of the College of Arts and Science, Santa Clara University, left, and ...

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Opinion: Art complements STEM education - Florida Today

September 11, 2017 - 1:59pm

Florida Today

Opinion: Art complements STEM education
Florida Today
Brevard Cultural Alliance for more than 30 years has served schools and communities by making arts education accessible and by enhancing existing school programs. The Alliance has observed many trends in education over the years; however the ...

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Planned Da Vinci Science City in Easton would benefit schools - Allentown Morning Call

September 11, 2017 - 10:40am

Allentown Morning Call

Planned Da Vinci Science City in Easton would benefit schools
Allentown Morning Call
In sum, we are extremely encouraged and excited at the Da Vinci Science Center's plans to create a world-class STEM education facility and partner with us to prepare future generations for the increasingly technological environment in which we live.

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If we want answers to big STEM questions, we need more diverse question-askers, says SIUE professor - St. Louis American

September 11, 2017 - 9:37am

St. Louis American

If we want answers to big STEM questions, we need more diverse question-askers, says SIUE professor
St. Louis American
She also said that the National Society of Black Engineers' out-of-school STEM education/interaction program is a great model for engaging young people in STEM. In fact, there's a St. Louis chapter of the program. It is also on employers to expand the ...

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Education Notes: Tucson student selected for national STEM competition - Arizona Daily Star

September 10, 2017 - 5:49pm

Education Notes: Tucson student selected for national STEM competition
Arizona Daily Star
They were evaluated by a panel of scientists, engineers and educators. The students were judged on the creativity and originality of their science fair project, their ability to engage in analysis of data and their understanding of STEM principles as ...

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La. starts push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women - Houma Courier

September 10, 2017 - 3:42pm

Houma Courier

La. starts push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women
Houma Courier
Also, the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is supposed to come up with requirements for a high school diploma endorsement for students who show superior skills in STEM fields. Studies show that, in the next 10 years, workforce demand ...
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La. starts push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women - Daily Comet

September 10, 2017 - 3:29pm

Daily Comet

La. starts push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women
Daily Comet
It will spell out objectives in STEM education and career opportunities, and align elementary, secondary and postsecondary curricula and programs. The aim is to “create a new STEM culture and promote activities that raise awareness of STEM education ...

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From potatoes to robotics, 4-H aims to meet children where their needs are - Bangor Daily News

September 10, 2017 - 7:05am

Bangor Daily News

From potatoes to robotics, 4-H aims to meet children where their needs are
Bangor Daily News
Expanding the STEM education offerings is how the organization is keeping “up with the times,” Phelps said. While the traditional 4-H clubs still play a critical role in the organization, and always will, 4-H staff views the expansion of STEM program ...

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State starting push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women - The Advocate

September 9, 2017 - 10:58pm

The Advocate

State starting push for more science, math and engineering students, especially among women
The Advocate
One of the goals is to set up a competitive grants program to fund robotics contests, which enhance soft skills, project management, and teamwork. Another is to get dollars into the newly-created STEM Education Fund, a lofty goal amid state budget ...

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Education Notes: South student attends STEM event, Kohler to show Screenagers - The Sheboygan Press

September 9, 2017 - 1:34pm

The Sheboygan Press

Education Notes: South student attends STEM event, Kohler to show Screenagers
The Sheboygan Press
The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who are passionate about science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). The purpose of this event is to honor, inspire, motivate and direct the top students in the country who ...

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Lowell's STEM Academy Introduction to many possibilities - Lowell Sun

September 9, 2017 - 10:29am

Lowell's STEM Academy Introduction to many possibilities
Lowell Sun
Perloff said the grant is PhRMA's first in Massachusetts outside of Greater Boston, and is part of the organization's efforts to support STEM education. The STEM academy at the Edith Nourse Rogers School is home to 712 students from Pre-K to Grade 6 ...

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Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students - AZPM - Arizona Public Media

September 8, 2017 - 9:31pm

Arizona Public Media

Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students - AZPM
Arizona Public Media
Exploring methods to enrich education for those with visual impairments. Plus, DACA expires in 6 months.

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Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students - Arizona Public Media

September 8, 2017 - 9:31pm

Arizona Public Media

Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students
Arizona Public Media
The National Science Foundation recently awarded researchers at the University of Arizona a $1 million grant to study how to better develop teaching stem education — that's science, technology, engineering and math concepts to students who are blind.

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Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students - Arizona Public Media

September 8, 2017 - 9:31pm

Arizona Public Media

Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students
Arizona Public Media
The National Science Foundation recently awarded researchers at the University of Arizona a $1 million grant to study how to better develop teaching stem education — that's science, technology, engineering and math concepts to students who are blind.

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Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students - Arizona Public Media

September 8, 2017 - 9:31pm

Arizona Public Media

Episode 332: STEM Education For Blind Students
Arizona Public Media
The National Science Foundation recently awarded researchers at the University of Arizona a $1 million grant to study how to better develop teaching stem education — that's science, technology, engineering and math concepts to students who are blind.

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With eye on equity, WAPS prepares to roll out district-wide STEM - Winona Daily News

September 8, 2017 - 5:04pm

Winona Daily News

With eye on equity, WAPS prepares to roll out district-wide STEM
Winona Daily News
The effectiveness of STEM education both at Jefferson and throughout the district won't be fully understood, according to Halvorsen, until the students touched by the program move through high school and into the workforce. Their level of success will ...

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It's a bird, it's a plane: It's Miss Vermont! - Stowe Today

September 8, 2017 - 1:44pm

Stowe Today

It's a bird, it's a plane: It's Miss Vermont!
Stowe Today
Making sure that the female population knows that STEM education can play a vital role in securing a job that you want, not that you have to have. You can go after a career of your choice. (Connor) is a good example of somebody pursuing a career ...

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Ross schools honored for STEM work - Chillicothe Gazette

September 8, 2017 - 12:22pm

Chillicothe Gazette

Ross schools honored for STEM work
Chillicothe Gazette
CHILLICOTHE - Two Ross County school organizations were among 58 schools and 509 teachers to receive The Governor's Thomas Edison Awards for Excellence in STEM Education and Student Research for accomplishments during the last school year.

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AT&T present $15K donation to Breckenridge Educational Foundation - The Morning Sun

September 8, 2017 - 11:24am

AT&T present $15K donation to Breckenridge Educational Foundation
The Morning Sun
Experience working with complex electronic equipment has become a critical component of a well-balanced science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. To address that, the Breckenridge Educational Foundation is actively working to ...

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Southern Research Expands STEM Education Outreach With New ... - Markets Insider

September 8, 2017 - 8:20am

Southern Research Expands STEM Education Outreach With New ...
Markets Insider
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Research today announced plans to expand the scope of its longtime educational ...

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