A five-year grant aims to increase the number of rural students interested in biomedical and health careers in Alaska.
All Blog Posts With STEM Tag or Category
October 23, 2014
October 22, 2014
The multinational energy corporation is launching an effort to improve science, technology, engineering, and math education and training in rural Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.
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.
October 09, 2014
The creators of a newly funded Kickstarter project, TROBO, want to offer children a toy that will also teach.
October 05, 2014
Why we do something is key to understanding what it is we are doing. At the edges of interdisciplinary trans-disciplinary work, answers can be found.
September 24, 2014
A new study found that black women and men are less likely to think of STEM fields as more masculine, and black women are more interested in pursuing STEM majors.
September 16, 2014
With the Next Generation Science Standards being put into place, the Noyce Foundation and National Center on Time and Learning award grants to five expanded learning and expeditionary learning schools to enhance STEM education through partnerships with museums and local science organizations.
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.
September 10, 2014
At a tour of NASA's space camp in Huntsville, Ala., the education secretary put the spotlight on the science, technology, engineering, and math fields.