Salesforce.com recently donated $5 million to the San Francisco Unified School District. This tech company has now donated $7.7 million to SFUSD the past two years in order create better access to STEM resources.
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A new video series, "Generation Beta," highlights efforts across the country to bridge the digital divide for minorities and women and encourage them to enter science, technology, engineering, and math fields.
October 08, 2013
OpenEd, an online catalog of more than 250,000 web-based educational videos, games, and exercises aligned with some 3,300 Common Core State Standards, launches today.
July 10, 2013
A Philadelphia nonprofit is staging a camp to encourage female students to enter math- and science-related fields, one of many such efforts around the country.
May 07, 2013
Akhtar Badshah talked about Microsoft's YouthSpark program and how technology is changing education in the U.S.
January 14, 2013
A new report argues that "specialized technologies" can encourage students to consider math- and science-related fields.
March 14, 2012
A fellowship program called Code for America aims to place some of the brightest young computer scientists into jobs in local government, including school districts.
March 13, 2012
Industry leaders discuss when to start, where to start, and how to track game-design curriculum.
March 11, 2012
A renowned computer scientist says education should focus less on what students know and more on how they process information.