Science Education

Sequences: Find the Pattern | GMAT practice question

Curly brackets {} around the last digits of a decimal fraction signify that these digits recur an infinite number of times. For example 0.1{5} is a …

Education

Renishaw and Bristol Music Trust bring music to engineering

Global engineering company Renishaw has teamed up with the Bristol Music Trust charity to combine science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) …

Stem

10 most popular GCSE subjects 2018

With GCSE reforms in full swing, 2018 has seen some major changes in the number of entrants per subject. According to Ofqual, these are the 10 …

Education (UK)

Validity evaluation of the Lawson classroom test of scientific reasoning

In science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education there has been increased emphasis on teaching goals that include not only the learning …

Mathematics

Quadratics: Factoring - The Solutions Formula - Finding The Number of Solutions | GMAT practice question

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Education

Goucher College cuts math, physics, several other majors

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A Maryland liberal arts college is cutting several majors and minors amid a cost-cutting "academic revitalization."<p>Goucher President Jose Bowen told The Baltimore Sun in a statement that the Towson school needs to reallocate resources, which means cutting majors such as …

College & University

Record-Setting Aviator To Christen Newest Goodyear Blimp - Wingfoot Three

Shaesta Waiz Joins Aviation Pioneers Amelia Earhart And Sally Ride As Christener Shaesta Waiz, the youngest woman to fly solo around the world in a …

Stem

Craigslist founder shows how education funding should work

The announcement that Craigslist founder Craig Newmark matched $1 million in donations for teachers’ science, technology, engineering, and …

Education

Secretary DeVos Visits "She Can" STEM Summer Camp | U.S. Department of Education

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos earlier this week visited with sixth through eighth grade girls participating in the …

Education

Midlands trades teacher in running for national award, cut of $1 million

A Midlands teacher is in the running for a national award after being recognized by Harbor Freight for his achievements teaching the trades to …

Education

This is an M&M's sorting machine

People are making machines that sort candy by color. Most of these creators hope to introduce STEM concepts to kids in a fun and easy-to-understand …

Stem

A Levels 2018: Bishops' High School achieve straight As record

Sixth form students at The Bishops’ Blue Coat Church of England High School are celebrating success in their A Level exams.<p>This year 40% of passes …

Education

CJ

The CJ Group Donors Camp held a first ever CJ-UNESCO Girls’ Education Camp for Future Scientists from 16 to 18 June 2018 in South Korea to foster …

Education

Reading Comprehension: Main Idea Questions | GMAT practice question

Despite some minor controversy surrounding the exact nature of her contribution to Babbage's Analytical Engine, Ada Lovelace's legacy as the world's …

Mathematics

Maplewood Professor Earns Nod As Mentor For Women, Minorities

Jenny Li, an assistant professor of computer science at Kean University, is a role model for "underrepresented" groups in STEM fields.<p>MAPLEWOOD, NJ — …

Mentoring

Is Your Degree Worth It? Engineering Education and Job Satisfaction

Job satisfaction is something everyone strives for—to have interesting, challenging and meaningful work.<p>For engineers, having a bachelor’s degree …

Employment

To Get Girls Into Coding, Nonprofit Looks to Historic Inspiration

Will Ada Lovelace and Ayanna Howard ever be talked about in schools alongside Steve Jobs and Bill Gates?<p>A nonprofit called Girls Who Code wants to …

Women's News

Over 3,700 Leaving Cert students fail maths exam

<b>MORE than 3,700 Irish secondary school students have failed their Leaving Cert mathematics exam.</b><p>More than 57,000 students all over the country opened …

Education

EQUALITY: Gender Studies Professors Paid MORE Than Average Professors, Some STEM Fields

Need to know what to do with that Gender or Ethnic Studies degree? There’s really only one viable option – to teach Gender or Ethnic Studies and …

U.S. Politics

AWS project targets better computer science education in California

Despite the media fervor around technology replacing human labor, the reality of modernization is a net gain in new jobs — one that will require a …

Los Angeles

National Magazine honors UC Riverside program focused on diversifying STEM fields

Riverside Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program receives 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine<p>RIVERSIDE, Calif. …

Higher Education

First Daughter Ivanka Trump Visits With STEM Students In Pittsburgh

<b>Follow KDKA-TV</b>: Facebook | Twitter<p>PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Ivanka Trump traveled to Pittsburgh on Tuesday to meet with leaders of local robotics companies.<p>…

Donald Trump

See striking and bizarre images of cancer cells

The Art of Science, an exhibition in Melbourne, Australia, has taken on the interesting challenge of blending art and a healthy dose of science education.<p>The free exhibition, held at the Federation Square in the city, features images and videos taken from medical research, and the pictures of …

Cancer Cells

Are Boys Better Than Girls at Math?

Colleen Ganley, assistant professor of developmental psychology, answers

Gender

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark donates $1 million to STEM education

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark is donating $1 million to STEM education.<p>Newmark has made $850,000 available in funds to match donors who give to …

Stem

Education ‘Equity’ Professor Wants Mathematics To Honor ‘Other-Than-Human Persons’

11:22 AM 08/14/2018<p>An Illinois professor who focuses on “equity” in mathematics will present her plan to redefine the field of study to oppose …

Conservative View

NSF awards grant to Portland State for state-of-the-art instrument

Portland State University investigators from the Departments of Chemistry and Biology have received a $350,000 grant from the National Science …

National Science Foundation

Dover tech community to gather for another "Make IT Happen" event

Heads up, Kent County techies: The second annual <b>Make IT Happen</b> networking event on August 23 from 4-6 p.m.<p>Designed to build relationships within the …

Mathematics Education

University Challenge’s Bobby Seagull rejected Celebrity Big Brother: ‘I was very flattered’

University Challenge contestant Bobby Seagull has revealed how he turned down an offer to appear on Celebrity Big Brother following his viral success.<p>…

Celebrity Big Brother

Coordinate Geometry: Overview | GMAT practice question

Correct.<p>Plug in numbers into the line equation to find the coordinate of two points on the line. Then plot the line on the coordinate system and see …

Education