Education

June 14, 2015

Gaining real-world experience is important for a future in STEM. Listen to students share their thoughts on the value of STEM education.

June 09, 2015

The number of students in the United States pursuing degrees in the math and science fields lags well behind dozens of industrialized countries, and the numbers are even smaller for women and people of color. But one program is using robotics as a way to inspire interest young people.

June 04, 2015

A new approach to early childhood education that focuses more attention on science and math while incorporating important literacy connections along the way.

May 19, 2015

Interview with Dr. Shirly Malcom, Head of Education and Human Resources Programs, AAAS, and Dr. Timothy L. Killeen, President, University of Illinois.

May 07, 2015

Digital cash revenue at McGraw-Hill Education topped print in the higher education business for the first time ever last year and that trend will likely continue, said the company's CEO David Levin.

April 29, 2015

Classkick is an app that allows students and teachers to communicate via iPads in real time.

April 19, 2015

Wendy M. Williams and Stephen J. Ceci, professors at Cornell University, discuss their national study of STEM faculty hiring preferences which revealed a 2:1 preference for hiring women over identically-qualified men.

April 09, 2015

Richard Culatta discusses 5 ways that technology can be used to close persistent equity gaps so that all students can have access to high-quality education regardless of who they are or where they live.

March 25, 2015

On March 23, 2015, President Obama talked with each of the young scientists and engineers about their innovative projects at the fifth-annual White House Science Fair.

March 22, 2015

Yvonne Thomas, director of global programs at Microsoft, recently sat down with Devex Impact Associate Editor Adva Saldinger to discuss the role of technology as an enabler for education and employment opportunities, especially for youth.

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