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Career programs are gaining steam in U.S. schools

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

School programs that offer hands-on learning, access to college credit and exposure to real-world work are helping to narrow the skills gap and boost graduation rates for high-risk students, proponents say. Federal grants for career pathway programs reached $107 million in 2014, and lawmakers are weighing a bill that would focus on developing models to prepare students for work and postsecondary education. USA Today (03/23)


Industry groups highlight importance of computer skills

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2015

Tips to help community-college students stick with STEM

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

Study explores gender bias in STEM

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

Obama highlights private-sector support for STEM

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2015

Tackling the cybersecurity talent gap means recruiting more girls

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2015

Should all students go to college?

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

Survey identifies top-performing digital schools in U.S.

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

What are the fastest-growing fields in STEM?

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2015

Professional group helps start initiative to recruit construction workers

STEM SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2015


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