Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.
Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
Teacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
How do you inspire kids to get interested in engineering, science and math? Find great mentors. CBS4’s Gloria Neal found that Denver Public Schools has a program that does just that.
March 14 is Pi Day, the best time to get a little nerdy while indulging in some tasty pie. Take a look at these great ways to celebrate Pi Day in Denver.
Summer camps usually focus on a skill, like horseback riding, soccer or preparing for the outdoors. But what about learning math? One camp makes a point to teach and still have fun.