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Engineer Urges Girls To Smash Stereotypes

Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.

09/08/2014

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Engineering A Love For Science In Kids

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.

09/08/2014

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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

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.

08/27/2014

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‘No Fake Math,’ Raytheon Math Heroes Make Numbers Real For Students

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.

08/27/2014

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State Scores Up On National Reading, Math Test

More Washington fourth and eighth graders are passing a national test for math and reading, but results released Thursday show African-American and Hispanic students continue to lag well behind their white and Asian classmates.

CBS Seattle–11/07/2013

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Oregon Students Beat National Peers On ACT Exam

Students who took the ACT college-entrance exam in Oregon scored higher than their peers nationwide.

CBS Seattle–08/21/2013

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Higher Education Integral For Preparing Seattle’s Tech Savvy Workforce

For educational technology teacher Douglas Hall, higher education is integral for preparing tomorrow’s technologically savvy employees.

08/12/2013

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Nearly 7,000 State Seniors Don’t Pass Math Exam

Just as Washington state officials predicted, most of Washington’s high school seniors are passing the statewide exams required to graduate. Nearly 7,000 students in the Class of 2013 have yet to pass the newly required math test and didn’t get their diplomas in June.

CBS Seattle–07/15/2013

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Official: Obama Never Called Idaho Teacher Who Claimed President Called About Math Standards

President Barack Obama didn’t place a phone call to an Idaho high school math teacher this month.

12/28/2012

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WA Students Show Math and Science Improvement

Statewide test results released Wednesday show more Washington state students are passing their science and math exams, but reading scores are down at some grade levels.

08/29/2012

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