Tags STEM education

NSF to fund university AI research centers in adult education, STEM learning

by Emily Bamforth

Eleven institutions are to receive $20 million over five years as they seek to accelerate AI research and applications across a range of uses.

Career development firm Emeritus buys STEM bootcamp company for $200 million

by Emily Bamforth

With the purchase of iD Tech, Emeritus executives said they'll span K-12 and career development education at universities.

How esports can build academic skills and career readiness

by Michele Israel

Commentary: edWeb.net’s Michele Israel makes a case for promoting gaming in schools alongside traditional sports.

Amazon HQ2 deal propels computer science education in Virginia

by Colin Wood

Responding to growing demand for technical talent in Northern Virginia, Gov. Ralph Northam has announced agreements with 11 universities.

How Girl Scouts built a cyber challenge that made girls feel included

by Betsy Foresman

In computer science classes that are often mostly boys, girls say finding a place in STEM is tough. The Girl Scouts are asking students how to fix it.

Partnerships key in federal 5-year plan for STEM workforce

by Ryan Johnston

A recent report that also emphasizes transparency and interdisciplinary work provides educators and policymakers a roadmap to expand STEM learning.

STEM education gets $320 million boost from PwC

by Patience Wait

The global consulting company aims to reach 10 million students over the next five years. It follows a recent 00 million STEM commitment from Verizon.