Posts Tagged ‘STEAM’

Highland Park ISD Names Leader of New Innovation Institute

Posted by Julia Falcon

Highland Park ISD has named an executive director for its new Moody Innovation Institute. 

Dr. Geoffrey Orsak, the former dean of Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University, will be the first leader of the forthcoming institute focused on …

UTD to Pilot Living Learning Community for Women in STEAM

Posted by Lance Murray
living learning

Mary Jane Pertain [Photo Courtesy UT Dallas]

The University of Texas at Dallas in Richardson will pilot a new Living Learning Community (LLC) in the fall to support women in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.

According to a UTD …

Denton ISD Math Teacher Named Finalist in National Tech Contest

Posted by Julia Batlle

A seventh-grade math teacher at Crownover Middle School in the Denton ISD was selected as a finalist for Samsung’s national “Solve for Tomorrow” technology contest.

Robert (B.J.) Garcia and his students received $25,000 in Samsung technology for their project designing …

Dallas Library Gets $5K Grant for STEAM Programming

Posted by Lance Murray

The Dallas Public Library will continue to hold science, technology, engineering, arts, and math programs at five of its branches thanks to a $5,000 grant from the Association for Library Service to Children.

The library system was one of 12 …

Walks Will Uncover STEM in Dallas Arts District

Posted by Heather Noel

NEW EVENT SERIES DEBUTS IN MARCH


Math and science are all around if only you know where to look. 

That’s the premise behind a new series of monthly walks focused on encouraging students ages 5-14 to uncover math and science …

STEM vs. STEAM: Summit Attendees State Preference

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Sanjiv Yajnik believes that the ongoing debate between Science,Technology, Engineering, and Math education and Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math education has come to an end.

It seems that North Texas business leaders and educators attending last week’s CCBA summit …