The aerospace and defense company Lockheed Martin will be donating up to $6 million to fund STEM programs at K-12 schools across several urban districts, including Washington, D.C.
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November 07, 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.
September 09, 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.
June 02, 2014
An official with the state education department in New Jersey confirmed that the state appears poised to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards next month.
June 01, 2014
Findings of three new studies suggest that some students may benefit from STEM-focused schools, but that, overall, they're not necessarily more effective.
May 02, 2014
It's far from a universally held idea that teachers should spend time explaining what engineering is to kindergartners and 1st graders.
April 28, 2014
The third national festival brought together companies, universities, government agencies, scientists, engineers, and many others to get young people engaged in the STEM fields.
April 24, 2014
At the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference this week, representatives for NAEP detailed the group's most recent assessment, which aims to measure how well students apply technology and engineering skills to real-life situations.
April 16, 2014
A new report aims to make sense of the "confusing landscape" that is integrated science, technology, engineering, and math education, laying out the benefitsand the many challengesof connecting the STEM disciplines.
March 24, 2014
At a public secondary school focused on engineering, health, and medicine just outside Portland, Ore., students build marble sorters and learn about the human body.