GitHub has partnered with 13 companies and organizations to provide a package of developer tools free for students.
Gale will add approximately 750 new books focused on STEM, healthcare and K-12 topics to its e-book platform, Gale Virtual Reference Library, as a result of signing four new publishers.
Our expert takes you beyond the wow factor to explore how 3D printing can help teach a range of subjects.
- By David D Thornburg
New Jersey's Hun School of Princeton uses 3D printers in science, math and visual arts classes.
Vernier is adding new wireless sensors to measure pH and CO2 and remotely collect data and perform calculations on mobile devices, like an iPad.
- By Stephen Noonoo
NVBots has launched a Fundable Rewards campaign in an effort to get 3D printers into schools.
Penn State University has won a $500,000 subcontract to build a digital badge system for teachers receiving professional development in the use of science, technology, engineering and math content from NASA.
The United States Department of Education has awarded the University of North Carolina Greensboro a $7.7 million to recruit, train and support local teachers of science, technology, engineering and math.
The Bosch Group, which has a plant in Albion, IN, gave $11,000 to help local schools compete in the Destination Imagination Challenge.
National Geographic Emerging Explorer Captain Barrington Irving, who holds the Guinness World Record as the youngest person to fly solo around the world, will pilot the jet Inspiration III to North America, Asia, Indonesia and Australia to explore real-life applications of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, history, geography and the humanities.
- By Christopher Piehler