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Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s Journey

As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.

09/15/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Foster Care Coordinator Discusses Diverse Field Of Social Work In Baltimore

Kerri Socha, Children’s Services Placement Coordinator, discusses how she uses her education to oversee refugee minor foster care programs, and the diverse careers available within the field of social work.

09/15/2014

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Baltimore Nonprofits Offer Comparable Wages To That Of For-Profit Counterparts

Helping with a charitable organization doesn’t just include volunteer work or donations. Baltimore nonprofit organizations prove that sustainable wages can be found through the nonprofit sector.

09/15/2014

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Increasing Job Opportunities In Postsecondary Education Says Baltimore Professor

While business degrees aren’t generally thought of as an education that leads to the teaching profession, one Baltimore educator shows how crucial a business degree can be in postsecondary teaching positions.

09/15/2014

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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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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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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

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Baltimore Educator Uses Technology Degree To Help Others Succeed

For those looking to go into the field of technology, or combine their knowledge of IT with a teaching career, there are many opportunities available in Baltimore.

09/08/2014

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