The Committee for Economic Development hosted a discussion of how competency-based education could fill gaps in workforce needs.
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October 23, 2015
September 09, 2015
Intel will end its sponsorship of the Science Talent Search, one of the world's most prominent competitions for showcasing student "STEM" talent.
August 24, 2015
Amplify's AP computer science massive, open, online course has been sold to a group of investors.
August 07, 2015
BrightBytes, DataCamp, Montessorium and Panorama Education raised a combined $47 million of venture capital.
January 30, 2015
AT&T, RedShelf, CodeHS, and TeachMate365 headlined an active week of K-12 venture capital.
September 15, 2014
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.
March 19, 2014
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.