Girls Rock STEM

Girls Rock STEM

By Jennifer L. W. Fink / https://www.scholastic.com/ The competition was stiff at the 2014 Broadcom MASTERS National Science Fair—among the 30 middle school finalists were students presenting on subjects as far-ranging as acoustic levitation and ant pheromones as...
Coding: The New Vocationalism (Part 1)

Coding: The New Vocationalism (Part 1)

https://larrycuban.wordpress.com/ There is hardly any work we can do or any expenditures we can make that will yield so large a return to our industries as would come from the establishment of educational institutions which would give us skilled hands and trained...
Women & STEM: It’s Not Just a Numbers Problem

Women & STEM: It’s Not Just a Numbers Problem

https://belonging.berkeley.edu/ Women have been problem solvers as long as women have existed.  The representation of women in science, technology, engineering, and math fields—known as STEM—is a problem that not only has not been...