5 Ways Educators & Parents Can Encourage Student Interest in STEM

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between 2019 and 2029, this rate is nearly double for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The post 5 Ways Educators & Parents Can Encourage Student Interest in STEM first appeared on EdNews Daily. By Nhon Ma Perhaps even more than any other field, STEM sectors have a bright future ahead. While the US job market is projected to grow by 3.7%

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What to Know Before Moving From High School Teacher to College Professor

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As most educators know, there is a salary bump at the college level. In general, education isn’t the field you enter to get rich, but that extra income can be a major incentive to make the transition. and a Master of Education (M.Ed.).

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College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025

The Hechinger Report

Only a handful of states, colored in blue, are predicted to see an increase in the number of students attending regional four-year colleges and universities between 2012 and 2029. But student demand is expected to grow for the nation’s most elite colleges and universities between 2012 and 2029. News & World Report — is projected to drop by much less during the 2025 to 2029 period (18 years following the birth dearth). million in 2029.

PROOF POINTS: Rural American students shift away from math and science during high school, study finds

The Hechinger Report

Map: National Center for Education Statistics, Status of Education in Rural America, Exhibit C. Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations in these fields are projected to grow 8 percent by 2029, more than double the growth rate of non-scientific professions.

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Mesa Public Schools and S.A.V.E. Consortium Name CoderZ as Approved Vendor

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The requests for proposals covered the following areas: Supplemental educational software for multiple content areas Enrichment and remediation interventions for students. CoderZ believes STEM education is essential for the future and should be universally available to all kids.

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OPINION: Why we must invest in new, innovative workforce training to fill a skills gap

The Hechinger Report

Through 2029, growth in the IT sector is expected to rise 11 percent and add over half a million jobs to the U.S. Chavous, a former District of Columbia City Council member, is an attorney, author, education reform activist and president of Academic Policy and External Affairs at Stride, Inc.

?Preparing For an Unknown Future

Edsurge

Our 4 million kinders will leave public school in 2029 having spent more than 16,000 hours of their lives doing mandatory classroom time, and if they are lucky, they will enter the job market sometime in the 2030s. Originally inspired by the efficiency of factories and certainty of science, the mass education movement largely sought to standardize and sterilize schools nationwide. Education Technology School Models Learning Strategies

High school seniors reveal choices in joyous ‘signing day’ ceremony

The Hechinger Report

The class of 2029 — currently in kindergarten — read touching letters of encouragement and advice for the largely low-income, minority upperclassmen, most of them the first in their families to attend college. That’s the next big challenge after years of being pushed, prodded and prepped for higher education at Match High, where students are selected by lottery and get individual tutors for help with a tough college-prep curriculum.

Can You Feel It?

Reflections

My Nephews, Alex and Brody : Class of 2029 Last night, I wore my Mom hat as I accompanied my son to his Freshman Orientation. My son on the left, Class of 2020, learning the ropes from a Class of 2019 Member That's a pretty incredibly feeling as both a Mom and an Educator. When I was a middle school principal, we often hosted visitors to our school. One of the best compliments I ever received from them was about how the school "felt".

Can start-up companies profit off one of the lowest paid professions: home-based child care?

The Hechinger Report

The San Francisco resident graduated from nearby Mills College in May 2018 with a master’s degree in early childhood education, and today she is getting her dream off the ground with the help of a new child care services company called Wonderschool. To meet that goal they’d have to launch 100,000 new businesses per year from now until 2029. K-12 News for-profit education Funding Parents povertyMeredith Bunyard in her home-based child care in San Francisco. Rachel M.

Like it or not, Trump is the next president — Now, here’s how he can improve higher ed

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Now that the election is over, it’s time to get serious about solving our nation’s higher education crisis with support from our nation’s new leader. We need to pull together and galvanize the recommendations of our higher education leadership into real, positive policy change for our public universities. Mr. Trump has not yet outlined a significant higher education plan, but we know he, like many of our citizens, is against the idea of federalization.