Lockheed Martin has announced a new $2m, multi-year grant to support the expansion of college and career-focused science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs for all Orange County Public Schools.
Digi-Key, which specialises in electronic component selection technology, sponsored the regional kick-off event for high school students planning to participate in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics 2015 Global Challenge.
Following the success of its retail-based K3 Academy, K3 Syspro has launched a sister academy aimed at filling the UK’s technology skills gap and attracting young people to a career in software within the manufacturing and distribution sector.
Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) and STEMNET joined forces last week to provide local teachers with the opportunity to meet STEM Ambassadors who volunteer their time to support lessons that enable young people to see the importance and value of STEM subjects.
No one should be in any doubt, if the UK is to remain an economic powerhouse in a world where traditional competitors and emerging nations are developing at a rapid pace, then tackling the teaching and learning of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), particularly in Further Educatio…