The project will attempt to turn 110 rural libraries into STEM learning centers for rural residents.
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November 04, 2015
September 15, 2015
Nationwide, STEM instruction is often lacking in rural schools.
February 20, 2015
The study will examine the experiences of Native American students that impact interest in STEM fields.
January 09, 2015
The state will target teachers and STEM programs in supporting rural Colorado schools.
November 12, 2014
Districts in Florida and Tennessee, among other states, are partnering with local businesses and using videoconferencing to bolster their STEM offerings.
October 23, 2014
A five-year grant aims to increase the number of rural students interested in biomedical and health careers in Alaska.
October 15, 2014
In 2011, minority students, including American Indians and Alaska Natives, made up only 10 percent of the workforce in science and engineering jobs.
October 10, 2014
Rural students are less likely to have access to STEM programs to build interest and skills in science, technology, engineering and math.
May 30, 2014
A new federal report found that fewer graduates of rural schools completed a sequence of science courses than graduates of non-rural schools.