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Engaging and Empowering Students

Title IV grant funds for coding, robotics

Orange County, FL, educator: ’We as teachers need to think and teach globally’

Additional Title IV/Florida articles: About Title IV-A of ESSA enrichment grants Workforce education ORLANDO, FL – When the final bell rings on the last day of school, most teachers are as eager as their students for . . .

Workforce education

New Florida law requires career education and planning at the middle level

Additional Title IV/Florida articles: Title IV grant funds for coding, robotics About Title IV-A of ESSA enrichment grants TALLAHASSEE, FL – A new Florida education law calls for much more than expanded high school and . . .

About Title IV-A of ESSA enrichment grants

Additional Title IV/Florida articles: Title IV grant funds for coding, robotics Workforce education Editor’s Note: The following information is from the Title IV-A Coalition ( titleiva.org ), an alliance composed of . . .

Smart STEM shopping pays dividends

El Centro deepens its elementary, middle offerings with proven Pitsco programs

Additional El Centro, CA, article: STEM lab serves a wide range of abilities EL CENTRO, CA – A strong hands-on science program is a prized asset for any school. But when El Centro Elementary School District in Imperial County, . . .

Leave the teaching to us

Industrial park leadership scraps plans for career center, instead develops future workforce through STEM programs in 17 area school districts

PRYOR, OK – The plan was hatched to outfit a 100,000-square-foot career center at the MidAmerica Industrial Park , Oklahoma’s largest industrial park with more than 80 tenants. Students from throughout the region would flock to the . . .

South Dakota teachers test drive, take to KUBO

Additional KUBO article: Full STEAM ahead with KUBO Teachers are an essential part of any new classroom technology. If teachers aren’t comfortable with it, at best it doesn’t get used to its full capacity and at worst it . . .

Joining forces

Early results promising for businesses and education collaborating in NC

Additional STEM East Region articles: Employers on board with STEM East Locally grown engineers Engineers agree: There’s no substitute for hands-on education Beefing up health care job exposure through early . . .

Hands-on STREAM Missions help boost science scores

STAAR pass rate for fifth graders in San Diego, TX, shoots up 23 percent

Who says homework isn’t effective? Amanda Morgan, the STEM coordinator for San Diego (TX) ISD, did her homework researching the Pitsco Education STREAM Missions, ensuring that the hands-on, standards-based content would apply the concepts fifth . . .