The Afterschool Alliance released the first of two issue briefs focused on after-school STEM education programs, addressing the value of partnerships in developing and maintaining these programs.
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December 03, 2013
November 13, 2013
A measure approved this week by the Wisconsin Senate would require all high school students to complete more math and science credits to graduate.
November 10, 2013
A collection of rural schools in Arizona is getting extra support for STEM learning outside the regular school day with a grant for robotics clubs.
October 25, 2013
A new grant will support the work of an alternative high school opening next year in Chicago that is focused on maritime studies.
October 16, 2013
Northwestern University's Science Club and the Santa Fe Institute's Project GUTS were recognized as having exemplary STEM after-school programs.
September 24, 2013
A new grant from the National Science Foundation seeks to boost science education by allowing students and teachers to engage in research.
September 19, 2013
The state board of education in Delaware voted 6-0 today to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards, making it the seventh state to sign on.
September 11, 2013
North Carolina is rolling out a new initiative to recognize exemplary STEM schools, based on a set of key attributes.
August 28, 2013
A corporate philanthropy has announced $4.4 million in STEM-focused grants. Also, several universities have just gotten STEM support from the NSF.
August 21, 2013
A new report takes a close look at state systems for certifying computer science teachers, concluding that they are typified by 'confounding processes and illogical procedures.'