Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 01/28/2013 - 14:18
In an article written last week by Brian Gaines, CEO of MdBio Foundation, the recognition of the state's schools as the best in the nation for the fifth year in a row for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education by Education Week was not seen as an achievement, but...
Submitted by scechowski on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 11:49
measurement and control company, National Instruments (NI), presented how its LabView system design software powers its consumer robotics platform Lego Mindstorms EV3 at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Apparently my nephew (along with more than 34,000 others) signed a petition over the Christmas break to urge the U.S. government to secure resources and funding to begin construction of a Death Star by 2016. The Administration refused on the basis of a few slight matters, including an estimated cost...
National Instruments has worked in collaboration with educational suppliers to provide classrooms with small-scale replicas of real-world systems, such as roll-chassis dynamometers and electrical smart grids.
Submitted by scechowski on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 09:50
More than 4,700 middle and high schools across the U.S. have begun implementing a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program that helps education providers better prepare their students for college and future career success.
It all starts with TOYS! Debbie Sterling Lewis, inventor, engineer, and CEO of GoldieBlox, says that she felt she needed to do something to encourage young girls to go into the engineering field. Right now 89% of professionals in engineering are male, yet 50% of the world population is female.
If your spouse is a poet, and said spouse leaves you with a month-old baby to raise on your own, and you now despise that spouse/poet, is that a good reason to foster a love of science and mathematics in your child so that she won’t grow up to be...