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Prepare Students for a Rewarding Career in a STEM Field

Prepare Students for a Rewarding Career in a STEM Field

Preparing students for the world of work is a daunting challenge. Assisting students in preparing for a career in a STEM field is a challenge made easier with Ask Polaris. Ask Polaris is a website that assists high school students with preparing for a career in aerospace engineering. Information such as appropriate high school course

A Tale of Two Schools

  The Washington Post recently ran a comprehensive article on two area schools with vastly different approaches to education. The Flint Hill school is a technology mecca, with students being immersed in tablet computers and ultrabooks. This is, of course, completely intentional since teachers view these types of technology as important to making lessons more interactive

Do you think, “The Classroom Is Obsolete: It’s Time for Something New”?

As I read the following article by Prakash Nair from Education Week, it began to make me wonder just where are we in education. Are we limiting our students’ growth and learning experience? Will technology change the obsolete classroom? Is there a need for those four walls? Can public education handle a transformation such as