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Appalachian Receives $497,074 NSF Grant to Support Math and Computer Science Education
BOONE, N.C., July 11 -- Appalachian State University issued the following university news: Computer science and mathematical science majors at Appalachian State University continues to receive support from the National Science Foundation.
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Just 26% of STEM degree holders work in STEM jobs
According to national data released by the Census Bureau Thursday , 26 percent of those holding bachelor's degrees in STEM - science, technology, engineering or mathematics - between the ages of 25 and 64 were employed in STEM occupations in 2012.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Goodnight, Urquhart call for immigration reform
Goodnight, along with Richard Urquhart , COO of Investors Management Company; Peter Daniels , Vice President of North Carolina Farm Bureau; and others, weren't shy about expressing their opinions Wednesday on the immigration stalemate in Washington, D.C. The forum was a Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce-sponsored press panel to "to highlight the ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Sampson Independent
Leading the Pack
As an educator,Elizabeth Pack wants to make an impact on her students at Lakewood High School so they can perhaps change the world.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
International Society of Automation
InSights June 2014
Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Arrests, citations in Granville, Warren counties
Heaven Nelson, 19, of 6642 Cornwall Road, Oxford, was arrested July 1 on a charge of failing to appear in court.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Digital Video Editing
Setla Film Productions Improves Location Shoots with Zylight F8
LOS ANGELES ? A trained paramedic, Thaddeus Setla stumbled into a career in video production about 13 years ago, when he started producing short training videos with a consumer camcorder.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
HSM takes teachers behind the scenes during Extreme Stem Teacher Tour
HICKORY, N.C., HSM, the global manufacturer of components and provider of integrated solutions to the transportation, furniture, bedding and a growing number of diversified markets , provided a "behind-the-scenes" look into its Corporate Innovation & Technology Center on Wednesday, June 18 to approximately 50 teachers and administrators from four ... (more)
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Granville schools offering free lunches
Granville County Schools is offering free lunch to children ages two to 18 years old as part of the county's Summer Food Service Program.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Mt. Airy News
Workshops craft Meadowview's transition to magnet school
Exceptional Children Teacher Ashley Parsons and math teachers Brittany Levy, Amanda Bledsoe and Stephanie Hawks discuss the finer points of mov... Meadowview Middle School's transition to Meadowview Magnet School advanced this week as teachers and staff met in development workshops to create more collaborative teacher Professional Learning ... (more)
McCrory, Tillis: Let's fix teacher pay now, full budget later
Governor Pat McCrory gathered superintendents, teachers and legislators in Raleigh to talk teacher pay - repeating a bold promise Wednesday: "For the first time in North Carolina history, we will not have a teacher paid less than $35,000 a year, regardless of where they live in North Carolina," he says.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Granville County school board names top officials
The Granville County Board of Education spent most of a special meeting in closed session Monday evening before approving administrative assignments for the upcoming school year.
The Charlotte Observer
STEM resources in Charlotte for kids
You may have heard the phrase “STEM,” but do you really know what it’s all about and what it means for young learners? STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, yet the sum of what STEM represents is greater than these individual disciplines.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Kinston Free Press
STEM expo to be held Thursday
Residents are invited to learn about the work STEM has been doing at the STEM Expo on Thursday at the Spirit Composite Center of Excellence.
Youth Digital and Shapeways partner on 3D design and print programs
The course leverages Youth Digital's breakthrough interactive learning platform, which includes the software tools, interactive videos, challenging activities, exciting assignments, and live technical and instructional support.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Sorority honors institute graduates
The Rocky Mount Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority recently honored, from left in white, Amber Pope, RayShonna Anstead and Arlexis Staton for graduating from the 2014 Dr. Jeanne l.
Museum for kids encourages energy education through play
Kid Grid, developed by Marbles Kids Museum and ABB, is a museum based in Raleigh, North Carolina, designed to educate children on energy education and safety as well as other STEM topics in interactive and fun ways.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Rocket Week Launches June 21 at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility
Students and educators from across the United States will become "rocket scientists" during two workshops at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia this month.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
N.C. officials: 19 of 25 charter schools aren't yet ready for August opening
The N.C. Office of Charter Schools grouped schools into four categories based on their reports at the end of May. Here's where schools in the Charlotte area rank.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Arrests, citations in Warren, Granville counties
George M. Miller, of 3007 U.S. 15, Creedmoor, was arrested June 9 on a charge of assault with serious bodily injury.