Posts Tagged ‘Texas Instruments Foundation’

Campfires, Camping Take Back Seat to Coding, Sciences at Girl Scouts’ STEM Center

Posted by Dave Moore

Campfires and Thin Mints are set aside for coding, astronomy, and physics at the Girl Scouts’ STEM Center of Excellence at Camp Whispering Cedars.

The center, which opens to the public this weekend, marks the Girl Scouts of USA’s …

Boost to Education: Hunt, TI Foundations & Texas Workforce Commission Donate Funds to Local Schools

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter


The Nancy Ann Hunt Foundation has given Southern Methodist University a $15 million gift to continue support of the prestigious Hunt Leadership Scholars Program.

The donation will be split, with $10 million dedicated …

SMU Establishing New STEM Academy For DISD Teachers

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

A new STEM Teacher Academy at Southern Methodist University will equip Dallas ISD teachers with learning tools to better engage middle school students in science and technology.

The $4 million STEM Teacher Academy project at SMU’s Simmons School of Education …

Texas Instruments Gives Funding to Local Arts Groups

Posted by Heather Noel

Texas Instruments and the TI Foundation are investing further in the North Texas arts community.

Collectively, they recently gave $2.1 million in grants to 30 local arts and culture organizations, according to The Dallas Morning News. Recipients include the …

LEAP Into School Rekindles Program’s Success

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

In the early ‘90s, Texas Instruments Foundation had a problem. Simply put, the young children in their beneficiary Head Start programs weren’t ready for school. The kids didn’t perform well in kindergarten testing and showed a distinct lack of “academic …