The U.S. Naval Academy’s academic dean says the school should be close to meeting a Navy directive to graduate 65 percent of its naval officers in the class of 2013 with technical degrees in science, technology, engineering or math.
The four-week long summer Science, Technology, Engineering and Math program has Baltimore city kids creating their own science projects.
When it comes to science, technology, engineering and math, it seems girls rule. Like never before, these fields are attracting more and more young women into the field, and many are getting their start in high school.