Tags STEM education

How esports can build academic skills and career readiness

by Michele Israel • 12 months 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 2 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 • 3 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.