Tags STEM education

NSF to fund university AI research centers in adult education, STEM learning

by Emily Bamforth • 10 months ago

Eleven institutions are to receive $20 million over five years as they seek to accelerate AI research and applications across a range of uses.

Career development firm Emeritus buys STEM bootcamp company for $200 million

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

With the purchase of iD Tech, Emeritus executives said they'll span K-12 and career development education at universities.

How esports can build academic skills and career readiness

by Michele Israel • 2 years ago

Commentary: edWeb.net’s Michele Israel makes a case for promoting gaming in schools alongside traditional sports.

Amazon HQ2 deal propels computer science education in Virginia

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

Responding to growing demand for technical talent in Northern Virginia, Gov. Ralph Northam has announced agreements with 11 universities.

How Girl Scouts built a cyber challenge that made girls feel included

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

In computer science classes that are often mostly boys, girls say finding a place in STEM is tough. The Girl Scouts are asking students how to fix it.

Partnerships key in federal 5-year plan for STEM workforce

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

A recent report that also emphasizes transparency and interdisciplinary work provides educators and policymakers a roadmap to expand STEM learning.

STEM education gets $320 million boost from PwC

by Patience Wait • 4 years ago

The global consulting company aims to reach 10 million students over the next five years. It follows a recent 00 million STEM commitment from Verizon.