Posts tagged “NC STEM”
One team plus one team equals a winning combination for the North Carolina School of Science and Math in the annual Moody's Mega Math Challenge. Durham teams took first and third in the national contest, winning $35,000 in scholarships.
The founder of the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis makes unsolicited offer of $12 per share for the some 60 percent of the food giant he doesn't already own.
Nearly half of all jobs call for skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), according to a new Brookings Institution study. That makes North Carolina's STEM economy even bigger than previously thought.
A Brookings Institute report breaks down the STEM economy in the Raleigh-Cary, Charlotte and Greensboro-High Point metro areas. WRALTechWire Insiders get the details.
Efforts to create an online portal of North Carolina's education resources have been enhanced by a $25,000 grant from Cisco Systems to the NC STEM Learning Network.
Battelle Memorial Institute and 13 state STEM education networks officially launched STEMx on Wednesday at the U.S. News STEM Solutions Summit in Dallas, Texas. North Carolina is one of the states participating in the effort.
The N.C. Department of Public Instruction is now accepting applications for affiliate members to the NC STEM Learning Network.
The STEM Rubric unveiled by the NC STEM Community Collaborative on Thursday aims to improve programs focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education in North Carolina.
North Carolina is moving rapidly from a low-skill, low-wage economy to a high-skill, knowledge-based, technology and innovation economy - and this transformation demands an adaptable workforce.
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan, Lt. Governor Walter Dalton, and other North Carolina officials promote the state's successes in improving STEM education to more than 200 national leaders on Thursday.
NC STEM Community Collaborative currently is cataloging resources and programs both in North Carolina and across the country that can contribute to students' skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and NC STEM Community Collaborative announce new partnership to elevate local science, technology, engineering and mathematics initiatives throughout the state.
The Golden LEAF Foundation and Spirit Aerosystems contribute more than $350,000 to support and advance science, technology, engineering, and math education in Lenoir and other nearby counties.
Rich Rosen, a national leader in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education efforts, recently was named as Practice Leader for STEM Education Systems Design at the Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM.
The NC STEM Community Collaborative helps facilitate feature article series and videos that examine vocational training at high schools, community colleges, companies and student organizations in North Carolina.
More than 400 students from across the Triangle area will have the opportunity to participate in a new summer science camp program starting this week thanks to Time Warner Cable and the Morehead Planetarium.
- Fees grow faster than nest egg in NC employees' pension fund
- Raleigh nonprofit hopes 'pay what you want' pop-ups can help people get healthy meals
- Consumer Reports: Don't take out student loans you can't afford
- Cree (again) recalls LED lamps that get too hot
- NCSU scientists find iPhone, iPad security holes