Articles about stem education


Meet The Indian-American Host Of Netflix’s STEM Series ‘Brainchild’

Last updated: 04/13/2019

Netflix’s new show Brainchild offers a refreshing take on science “edutainment,” but with a twist: The lead is a woman of color. In the 13-episode first season, released...

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8 Great Videos to Teach the Engineering Design Process

Last updated: 04/09/2019

The engineering design process. It’s true! How do we know this? Because we found the videos to prove it, in all three cases. Along with a selection of five more that showcase...

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Girls in tech: Confronting the "middle school cliff"

Last updated: 03/09/2019

Two successful women in technology say getting more women into their field requires focusing on girls' education all the way back in elementary school. Bonnie Ross, a Microsoft...

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Girl Powered: Fueling the Fire for Girls in STEM Through Research and Mentoring - STEMconnector

Last updated: 02/26/2019

I have a confession. Despite enjoying math and science early in my education, I struggled with the subjects in high school. A nagging suspicion grew. I wasn’t good at math or...

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Everyday Superheroes: Women in STEM Careers (Book)

Last updated: 02/14/2019

This book is terrific! As the mother of a daughter and a son, it's something we will read together over and over again. I'm honored to be included and hope it can help convince...

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Black Girls CODE Presents #FutureTechBoss Series – Black Girls CODE – Medium

Last updated: 02/12/2019

It’s Black History Month and Black Girls CODE is thrilled to provide you a glimpse into the future through our #FutureTechBoss Series! For the past seven years, Black Girls...

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STEM Café introduces students to benefits of science, technology, engineering, math education

Last updated: 02/10/2019

STEM Café introduces students to benefits of science, technology, engineering, math education BY VIC COUVILLION | Special to The Advocate Jan 30, 2019 - 3:00 pm Buy Now Lemar...

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Austin Peay sends dolls to stratosphere to celebrate women in STEM

Last updated: 02/05/2019

Austin Peay State University and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics recently celebrated women in STEM by launching a high-altitude balloon carrying...

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How To Get Young Girls Excited About A Career In STEM

Last updated: 02/02/2019

Recently I wrote an article with Hephzi Pemberton busting the most common misconceptionspeople have about science, technology, economics and mathematics (otherwise known as...

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For black women and girls, empowerment key to breaking into technology

Last updated: 01/29/2019

Kadri Williams, a Windsor High School senior interested in a career in science and engineering, had a quick and positive reaction to Pratt & Whitney's jet engine manufacturing...

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