The U.S. labor market could be short 250,000 data scientists by 2024, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
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December 08, 2016
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.
September 24, 2015
An all-girls private school in New York City and a Texas district are among the first to provide littleBits' programmable electronics kits to all students or libraries.
September 10, 2015
The technology manufacturer says it will end its sponsorship of the high-profile competition when its contract ends after 2017.
July 30, 2015
NewSchools Ignite, a project launched by the NewSchools Venture Fund, will make awards to companies and nonprofits for amounts between $50,000 and $150,000.
July 08, 2015
A New York City startup hopes that programmable friendship bracelets will be a hit with young girls - and stoke their interest in coding and computer science.