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STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor Market

In a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.

08/27/2014

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The ConnectED Initiative Aims To Bring All Schools Into The Digital Age

American schools increasingly depend on digital technologies to expand learning opportunities, to individualize instruction and to graduate students with the skills necessary for success in college and the 21st century workplace.

08/27/2014

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City Students Compete In Robotics Competition

A five-week summer program focused on math and technology leads to a robotics competition for hundreds of city students.

07/30/2014

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Summer Classes At Sylvan Connecting Kids To Science And Math Early

They call it the “summer slide” — children forgetting some of what they’ve learned in school as their minds sit idle in the summertime.

07/05/2014

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Program At Naval Academy Aims To Get Kids Interested In Math And Science

From building rockets to programming robots, this is easy work for hundreds of young girls in Maryland.

03/02/2014

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Maryland Creates 36,000 New Jobs In 2013

Positive news on the Maryland job front. The US Department of Labor has released the annual job report for 2013.

01/28/2014

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Aberdeen High School Ranked No. 1 In Nation For Improved Math, Science Test Scores

Aberdeen High School received a big honor Friday. The students there beat out 500 other high schools for a national recognition.

01/17/2014

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Middle School Program Teams Up With BGE To Expose Students To STEM Opportunities

A program to help low-income middle schoolers from the city get the grades needed to get into college took a field trip Monday.

08/05/2013

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Edgewater High School Wins Verizon’s App Challenge

A team of high school students from South River High School in Edgewater is one of 10 winners of a national competition to develop mobile applications that address a need or problem in their schools or communities.

04/26/2013

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Harford Co. Public Library’s Little Leapers Foster Early Literacy Through STEM

Libraries are in the business of loaning books, entertainment and digital items. But now Harford County is putting together special plastic boxes filled with science materials that will teach preschoolers and keep their parents happy.

03/27/2013

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Cardin To Deliver Keynote Address At Conference

Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., will deliver the keynote address for the Black Engineer of the Year Award luncheon.

02/08/2013

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Summit To Boost Interest In STEM Education

A national commission is holding a summit aimed at improving education in science, technology and math.

11/15/2012

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