Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

03 juillet 2018

5 Critical Gaps in STEM Skills

5 Critical Gaps in STEM Skills
Dian Schaffhauser, 2018/06/27
This is a different way of looking at the gap in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills. Sure, there's the knowledge component - or, at least, "basic mathematics, critical thinking, complex and creative problem-solving and the ability to adapt." But the gap manifests in some unexpected ways as well. More...

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25 juin 2018

Fostering a culture for STEM entrepreneurs

University Business Magazine logoThe National Science Foundation’s Community College Innovation Challenge is a big deal for Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) in Colorado. More...

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23 juin 2018

FSU iCamp promotes STEM education

University Business Magazine logoUnderrepresented high school students are getting an opportunity this summer to learn valuable skills at FSU iCamp, a six-week program that provides hands-on learning in STEM subjects: science, technology, engineering and math. More...

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22 juin 2018

How GCSE Science is failing students – and society

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationThe UK is facing massive skills shortages in science, technology, engineering and mathematics careers – according to one study 43% of STEM vacancies are difficult to fill. More...

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21 juin 2018

Explainer: what’s the difference between STEM and STEAM?

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationSTEM represents science, technology, engineering and maths. “STEAM” represents STEM plus the arts – humanities, language arts, dance, drama, music, visual arts, design and new media. More...

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19 juin 2018

Calibrating Your Summer Speed: STEM Edition

Early in my graduate student career, I simultaneously dreaded summer and longed for it. I felt dread because finding a summer job is notoriously difficult where I live and longing because I, like many of my colleagues, needed a respite from the demands of the academic year. More...

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16 juin 2018

Push for Big Change in Graduate STEM Ed

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. U.S. graduate education in science, technology, engineering and math is, in many ways, the “gold standard” for the world. But it can and must better prepare graduates for a changing science landscape and multiple careers. It should also be more transparent in terms of where graduates end up working. More...

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28 mai 2018

Country produces most science and tech graduates

India leads the world in the number of students getting bachelor degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics or STEM subjects, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, reports IANSMore...

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23 mai 2018

Rapid Growth in Foreign-Student Work Program

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. Participation in program that lets international students with STEM degrees work in the U.S. for up to three years after graduation grows by 400 percent in eight years. With the rapid growth has come new scrutiny. More...

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22 mai 2018

System Crash

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Computer science students on a number of campuses complain that their departments can't meet demand. Their professors are also stressed. But experts say there is no clear fix for nationwide shortage of computer science faculty. More...

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