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My Advice to Women Pursuing a STEM Career in 2018

Key pointers—from someone who’s been there—on how to thrive in the next era of tech. GUEST COLUMN | by Minette Norman As a female VP of Engineering, I’m used to working with mostly men. While the number of women in … Continue reading

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2018: New Horizon for Learning in World of Constant Innovation

Where forward-thinking companies and higher ed institutions will be looking. GUEST COLUMN | by Randy Swearer We are in the midst of an unprecedented moment in time, where technology is advancing faster than ever before. This poses a challenge for … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Tinkercad

Tinkercad is an easy, browser-based 3D design and modeling tool for all. It is also a perfect 3D printing companion – it allows students to imagine anything, and then design it in minutes. Tinkercad is used by designers, hobbyists, teachers, and kids, to … Continue reading

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Collectively Flourishing

Makerspaces make sense for educating the workforce of tomorrow. GUEST COLUMN | by Randy Swearer  According to the most recent U.S. Department of Labor report, 65 percent of careers that students will be taking on in the future don’t exist … Continue reading

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Trends | Coding, Electronics and Creativity Collide

It’s exciting to see how many schools and libraries are getting started with 3D design and 3D printing. But there is something else out there for teachers looking to bring maker-based learning into their classes this fall – electronics. Recently … Continue reading

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Dramatically Different

Designing a new culture of learning in the classroom with technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Tom Joseph A student in elementary school today will graduate from college and enter the “real world” in 2030, but that world will look dramatically … Continue reading

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Five Years and Counting

Lessons learned coaching Science Olympiad. GUEST COLUMN | by Mike Kwan “Hey, Dad. I joined the Science Olympiad team at St. Mary’s. I think it’s going to be a lot of fun!” That’s how it all started for me five … Continue reading

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