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U.S. News & World Report has joined forces with the USA Science & Engineering Festival to create STEM Week in Washington D.C. Leaders and visionaries from business, education, and government will convene at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center from April 23-25, 2014, to advance the agenda for national change in STEM education, policy and workforce development. The 3rd National Conference will focus on targeted outcomes that create an impact to fill jobs now and advance the future of the STEM workforce.
Op/Ed: Why Students’ Failing is Good for the Future Economy
Every inventor in history has failed more often than he or she has succeeded. Hands-on teaching allows kids to fail — and to thrive. There is a stigma around failing in today’s society, and we’ve all experienced it. But we need to get rid of this stigma in today’s classroom. Every inventor in history has […]