Tuesday, August 22, 2017

TechEDU

TechEDU

by Billy Gallagher, courtesy TechCrunch, “The Roost–stop hunching over your laptop,” I read, back and neck aching as usual. I had been working at my laptop like a gargoyle since early in the morning. But in...

courtesy Cincinatti.com STEM education in the Milford Exempted Village School District is reaching new heights through a program being launched this fall. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Superintendent Dr. Robert Farrell, Milford School...

By Gus Delaporte via commercialobserver The Brooklyn Tech Triangle Coalition has set its sights on overtaking Silicon Valley as the nation’s largest tech hub, and a strategic plan issued last week has outlined how it can...

Christopher Tienken, Seton Hall University Every year, policymakers across the U.S. make life-changing decisions based on the results of standardized tests. These high-stakes decisions include, but are not limited to, student promotion to the next grade...

Anne-Marie Imafidon is in a rush to get on with life. Perhaps that is why she passed a GCSE in computer science aged 10, became the youngest graduate to attain a masters degree, aged...

by A. Ocean, courtesy sporkings America’s Boston University is suing Apple claiming that Apple ripped off a one of it’s professor’s patented electronic semiconductor and used it in iPhone 5, iPad and MacBook Air. “Defendant’s acts...

Girls receive conflicting career messages from media, new research shows CORVALLIS, Ore. - Teenage girls like and feel more similar to women in appearance-focused jobs such as models and actresses, though they find female CEOs...

Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College - I’ve been passionate about increasing women’s participation in computer science for more than 25 years. While the number of undergraduate women pursuing some STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields like...

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - SAN DIEGO - Researchers have developed a new design for a cloaking device that overcomes some of the limitations of existing "invisibility cloaks." In a new study, electrical engineers at...

Andrew Ho, Harvard University Our research teams at Harvard and MIT have shown over and over again that MOOC students look and act nothing like conventional students of either residential universities or online programs. With a...

We need to invest in America's best resource -- our students.      STEM readiness involves bridging the gap in formal and non-formal learning. It is a universal law of nature that in order for something to be...

This release announces the winners of the 24th National Science Bowl Washington D.C. – Students from Mira Loma High School from Sacramento, Calif. won the 2014 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl today...