Science, Technology, Engineering & Math


Rochester Institute of Tech Grant Aims To Improve STEM Equity for Middle, High School Students

An associate professor of engineering at Rochester Institute of Technology in New York has been awarded a $25,000 grant for an initiative to increase the number of African American males participating in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

Startup Markets DIY STEM Projects for Kids

A new startup is providing easy-to-make electronics kits designed to help children between the ages of 5 and 12 make things and, in the process, expand their STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) skills.

UC San Diego Develops Sustainable Computer Science Courses for K-12

The San Diego Supercomputer Center at the University of California, San Diego is launching a three-year initiative to help three school districts in the region keep their computer science courses up-to-date with rapid changes in technology.

York County Schools Hosts Middle School Codeathon

Virginia's York County School Division hosted its third annual "codeathon" Saturday, an event designed to entice students into computer science and technology fields.

Chicago Students Build Virtual Alternative Energy Vehicles After School

A group of middle-school students at Chase Elementary School in Chicago spent 10 weeks building virtual alternative energy vehicles after school.

Private Girls School Revamps STEM and Media Spaces

A private school for girls in Los Angeles recently converted classrooms into spaces intended to improve delivery of STEM education and media-related work.

Van Andel Institute Offers Free Trial of STEM Platform

NexGen Inquiry is a cloud-based science investigation organizer built by teachers for teachers.

3P Learning Launches Online Science Program

3P Learning’s IntoScience incorporates 3D environments, real-time gaming and structured activities for students in grades 6-8.

NSTA Launches New Teacher Resources for Next Generation Science Standards

The National Science Teachers Association has released a series of tools to help teachers implement the Next Generation Science Standards and the Framework for K-12 Science Education, including an e-book, a collection of videos and instructional resources.

California Physics Students Expose Energy Suck at District Office

A group of California high school students told their district to start turning off lights and managing its computer power usage better.

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