What do kids really need to know about computer science? New roadmap wins widespread support
A roadmap to computing success
Meet the Young Geniuses Behind Obama’s Favorite Science Projects
Imagination is the only boundary to innovation.
Admissions Game Helps Students Navigate College Apps | Education News
Students confused by navigating the college application process are about to get a little bit of help courtesy of University of Southern California researchers.
I'm going to try this game out!
The Hour of Code is here
The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries and over 40 languages. Ages 4 to 104.
I love this annual challenge! Are any of you or your students participating this year? LMK
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Options are nice. And experimenting with a taste of something prepared one way and a taste of that same thing prepared in an entirely different way can be an exercise in sensory exploration that…
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Women in STEM: Take the lead to secure a path for the future
The interesting history and the current state of inclusion of women within various IT (STEM), information security and privacy events. Let’s dive in:
This is a great read!
E-Learning Certificate Program: Top Trends in Teaching and Learning with E-Books
Explore the latest resources and innovations to effectively select, create, and publish digital e-books to enhance learning.
This is not surprising as we watch MOOC's gain in popularity
Statistics | National Girls Collaborative Project
The National Girls Collaborative Project brings together organizations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)...
Army Emergency Relief announces 4614 scholarship awards - United States Army (press release)
Army Emergency Relief announces 4614 scholarship awards United States Army (press release) Army Emergency Relief recently announced the award of 3,469 scholarships for children of active-duty and retired Soldiers, as well as 1,145 scholarships...
Scholarships for Children of Active Duty Military Members.
Discover Scholarships That Celebrate America
Many organizations have dedicated scholarships for students expressing a passion for American subjects. (Many organizations have scholarships for students expressing a passion for American subjects.
Scholarships for students expressing passion
MacColl Johnson Fellowship
The MacCollJohnson Fellowship provides up to three $25,000 artist fellowships each year, rotating among composers, writers, and visual artists (We're now accepting applications for 2013 MacColl Johnson Fellowships: $25,000 for 3 #RI visual #artists.
As college costs increase, alternatives arise - Daily Caller
As college costs increase, alternatives arise Daily Caller Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist who co-founded PayPal and made a key early investment in Facebook, launched a fellowship program in 2010 that required its participants to drop out of...
There are more alternatives appearing every day.
New Papers on Effectiveness of Financial Aid - Inside Higher Ed
New Papers on Effectiveness of Financial Aid Inside Higher Ed WASHINGTON — As Congress begins preparing to eventually reauthorize the Higher Education Act, many suggestions have already been put forward for reorganizing and rethinking financial aid...
Online Mini Course Focuses on Social Media for STEM Educators -- THE Journal
Science, technology, engineering, and math teachers who are seeking instruction in how to use social media in their teaching can now enroll in a free, online mini-course offered by the New Media Consortium.