Science, Technology, Engineering & Math


PBS Program Will Promote Engineering to Middle School Students

PBS program "Design Squad Nation" has announced it will partner with Rocket21 to engage its community of tweens in the show's content and activities to help meet the demand for engineers in the job market in the years to come.

Mobile Learning Center Promotes STEM, Energy Awareness

The Army National Guard’s Mobile Learning Center Program is coming to the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh. The interactive program is designed to raise math and science literacy and tours throughout the country.

NAPE-EF Receives Grants to Boost Science and Technology Equity

The National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity Education Foundation (NAPE-EF) has received grants from two sources that will further the use of educational technology to help achieve equity for groups underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Mooresville Graded School District Ramps Up Online Math Credit Recovery

A North Carolina school district is providing middle and high school students who need to make up credits an opportunity to complete their coursework online.

High Schoolers Get Taste of Real Life Engineering in MIT Summer Camp

A program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) this summer introduced Boston high school students to a heady taste of engineering.

11 Educators Selected To Represent U.S. at Partners in Learning Global Forum

Microsoft Partners in Learning has selected 11 educators to represent the United States at the Partners in Learning Global Forum in Washington, DC in the fall.

Competition Seeks STEM Innovations

The Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Opportunity Equation, and Ashoka's Changemakers have partnered to launch a competition designed to inspire STEM learning solutions.

Education Groups Support Upping Science Standards

Education organizations are rallying behind a report released Tuesday by the National Research Council that provides a foundation for the writing of a common set of expectations for K-12 students in science.

Clemson U Puts Graphing Calculator at Front of Teacher Training Class

Clemson University in South Carolina will be the home of an expanded professional development program for math teachers sponsored by Casio's Education Division.

Google Completes Inaugural Online Science Fair

Google has named the winners in its premiere Google Science Fair, a global online science competition held in partnership with CERN, Lego, National Geographic, and Scientific American. All of the winning entries dealt with health issues, including carcinogens in marinades, indoor air quality, and even an improved treatment for some chemotherapy patients with ovarian cancer.

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