Articles about stem education


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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Celebrating Women in STEM: Dr. Ayanna Howard - University News

Last updated: 01/28/2019

Science fiction has painted robots as the downfall of man, but robots today can do everything from making ice cream to assisting with heart surgeries. They can even lead the...

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How do we advance women in the STEM fields?

Last updated: 01/23/2019

How do we advance women in the STEM fields? AWIS Palo Alto chapter invites you to learn about our non-profit and how we (and YOU!) can support women in STEM. Current members...

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