Most high school students would rather spend their summer vacations far away from the classroom. But Jefferson Award winners Vineet Kosaraju and Nikhil Cheerla are choosing to go back to school, and this time they are the teachers.
One South San Francisco teacher is successfully removing math fears from students by enforcing confidence and persistence in the classroom.
We can watch our smartphones and clocks tick over to a rare 10 digits of Pi on Saturday, March 14th, 2015, at exactly 9:26:53, and there are plenty of ways to celebrate.
California’s public school system contribute to STEM careers by offering science-centric activities through after-school programs.
Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.
Kevin 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.
Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
Teacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
A Stanford professor has become the first woman ever to win the Fields medal, the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for mathematics.
Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, announced Thursday a federal grant of nearly $900,000 for an Alameda-based organization that helps to close the gender gap for women and girls in male-dominated careers.