LAUSD Opens California's First All-Girls STEM AcademyA grand opening ceremony celebrated Los Angeles Unified School District’s first single-gender school, one of two such campuses set to open in the area this academic year.
Marvel Studios Invites Young Female Avengers To Science ContestThe Disney-owned company launched a national contest Friday that invites girls in grades 10 through 12 to create science or technology projects.
Anaheim Ducks Turn Rink Into Classroom For SoCal StudentsMore than 16,000 students from across Southern California gathered at the Honda Center to explore science, technology, engineering and math.
Award-Winning Teacher Introduces STEM Education To Younger StudentsAward winning educator Carlos Lauchu shares his keys to developing middle school students who excel in STEM education.
LAUSD Approves Creation Of All-Girls Science, Tech SchoolThe nation's second-largest school district is considering starting an all-girls school focused on science and technology.
Extra-Curricular Programs In California Contribute To STEM CareersCalifornia’s public school system contribute to STEM careers by offering science-centric activities through after-school programs.
After School Programs Are A Growing Part Of STEM EducationAfter school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A DifferenceWith their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
Engineering A Love For Science In KidsKevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training ProgramsMore than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational PriorityInnovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

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