T.H.E. News Update
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News & Issues

  • Research: STEM Efforts for Females Poorly Measured

    Though multiple federal programs are funding projects to promote the idea of preparing more girls and women for advanced study and careers in STEM, much of the impact of that investment can't be measured because the recipients don't know how to score efforts in this area consistently.

  • Groups Call for Reinstatement of Federal Ed Tech Program

    Education advocacy groups are once again leading the charge to reinstate the federal ed tech program known as Enhancing Education Through Technology, or EETT. Funding was eliminated for the program--the only dedicated federal funding for technology in education--in the fiscal year 2011 appropriations bill.