As part of the Techstart program, 360 Arkansas high schools will receive classroom kits including computers, cameras, and Oculus Rift headsets.
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August 28, 2017
June 30, 2017
The free, three-week summer program is designed to introduce girls to computer science and encourage them to pursue careers in tech fields.
June 05, 2017
From teens-and-screens to cybersecurity jobs to online courses, strong ed-tech-related stories abounded at the Education Writers Association's 2017 national seminar.
March 22, 2017
In Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, employers in the energy-extraction industry seek workers with "middle-level skills" in STEM fields.
December 08, 2016
The U.S. labor market could be short 250,000 data scientists by 2024, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
July 15, 2016
100Kin10 announced a $2 million grant for "active" early education STEM programs, an effort meant to build teachers' confidence and skills in leading those subjects.
July 12, 2016
A 34,000-square-foot facility and its mobile van will provide maker education opportunities for students in the region this coming fall.
April 11, 2016
As Maker Education evolves in K-12, researchers are exploring related equity issues, design principles for Maker spaces, and the impact of this approach on student learning.
January 13, 2016
Proposed legislation would require all Iowa middle and high schools to offer the subject by the 2018-2019 academic year.
October 27, 2015
A group of 20 programmers made a trip to Washington to meet and network with leaders in Congress and the White House.