Girls & Science Aims To Change Thinking About CareersThe Denver Museum of Nature & Science is offering up what one of its scientists calls a creative spin on career fairs on Saturday, Feb. 7.
Girls & Science This Saturday: Explore What It’s Like To Be A GeologistThis Saturday, Feb. 7 is Girls & Science at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science
After School Programs Are A Growing Part Of STEM EducationAfter school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A DifferenceWith their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
Engineering A Love For Science In KidsKevin 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.
Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training ProgramsMore than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
Will Common Core Better Prepare Students For Careers In STEM Fields?While many in education and STEM fields embrace the new Common Core standards, many strongly oppose them. Some hold the belief that the Common Core will lead to a national curriculum, others believe the standards are weaker than what states have already implemented.
Wilderness Internships Part Of Students' STEM EducationDenver teens are trading sidewalks for mountain trails for a month this summer as part of a wilderness preservation internship.
DU Breaks Ground On New FacilityThe University of Denver broke ground on a huge new facility on Tuesday.
Women Are Thriving At The Colorado School Of MinesGraduates at the Colorado School of Mines can expect even better paying jobs as the face of the graduating class is changing.