Science, Technology, Engineering & Math


Northwestern U Partners with Illinois District on Hour of Code Activities

Northwestern University has partnered with Evanston/Skokie School District 65 on an initiative to introduce students to programming in conjunction with the Hour of Code.

Teachers, Students Gain Access to Data From European Particle Accelerator

With the help of data now becoming available, high school teachers and students in two programs at Notre Dame University can study data from the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Switzerland.

White House Pokes Colleges, Ed Tech Companies To Help Graduate More Students

The use of technology-enabled approaches in education is receiving attention today as the White House hosts its second "College Opportunity Day of Action."

NSF Dangles Funding for New Ways To Get Students Through Math

If you have a new idea for helping college students learn foundational math, the National Science Foundation (NSF) wants to give you money to research and test it out.

Stratasys Launches Free 3D printing Curriculum

Stratasys has launched a 3D printing curriculum for secondary and post-secondary students.



STEM Teacher Prep Program Expands to 44 Universities

Five more universities will receive funding to implement the UTeach Expansion Program.

Free MIT Videos Connect Tough STEM Topics to Real World

MIT has gone into the movie-making business to help engineering students understand how the concepts they're learning about in class apply to the real world.

Kuka Unveils Robotics Certificate Program

Kuka Robotics has Unveiled a program designed to help high schools, community colleges, universities and vocational schools offer a certificate based on robotics, Kuka Official Robotics Education.

Stanford Researchers Create Computer Vision Algorithm for Describing Visual Scenes

Researchers at Stanford University have created a computer vision algorithm that can analyse an unknown image and describe it using words and phrases.

Finalists in Fluke Connect Student Contest Announced

The winner of the competition will be the college team that does its best to demonstrate the use of Fluke’s wireless testing tools.