Posts Tagged ‘Richardson ISD’

4 Ways Community Leaders Say We Can Better Prepare the STEM Workforce of Tomorrow

Posted by Heather Noel

Jobs requiring science, technology, engineering, and math skills are on the rise, but in 2018 millions of these positions are expected to go unfilled in the U.S.

It’s an economic dilemma that can be traced back to the types of …

Dollars for Good: JPMorgan Chase Investing $3M in Dallas-Area Students, BCBS Accepting Grant Proposals

Posted by Taylor Lowder

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JPMORGAN CHASE INVESTING $3M IN DALLAS STUDENTS

As a part of JPMorgan Chase’s New Skills for Youth investment, the company has partnered with Dallas County Promise and the Commit Partnership to help students receive the skills they need for

Tech Titans Announces 2017 Finalists for Annual Awards

Posted by Mallory Houser

Texas’ largest technology trade association, Tech Titans, has selected the finalists for its annual awards gala honoring masters of technology and innovation.

From school teachers to large company executives, Tech Titans has nominated leading candidates who are shaping the tech …

Richardson ISD Debuts New Classes in a Real Hospital

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

With a high-tech manikin, hospital beds, and diagnostic equipment, high school students in Richardson ISD are getting a new health science experience.

Students are working in a real hospital, a 7,000-square-foot wing of the Methodist Health System’s campus on West …

Cardiac Study Includes Keller, Richardson ISD Athletes, Band Members

Posted by Lance Murray

The UT Southwestern Medical Center has invited student athletes and band members from two North Texas school districts to participate in a study by UTSW heart specialists to determine whether electrocardiograms can be useful in identifying students at risk for …

3 Things: Klink Delivery App for On-demand Alcohol, Robotic Arm Invention, and Ticker Tags

Posted by Amanda Hayes

A new partnership is bringing good spirits to Plano, UT Dallas is empowering young women to pursue math and science, and TickerTags tech company is checking Twitter to predict future trends.

Plano residents can say “Cheers!” to the launch of …