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    1. Push for STEM education in Colorado gathers steam

      Push for STEM education in Colorado gathers steam

      Kathy Norton gave a perfect example Friday morning of how an innovative partnership is helping her students at Arvada High School embrace the subjects collectively known as STEM — an acronym that refers to science, technology, engineering and math. The Arvada High principal recounted how engineering students at the school have for years designed and built catapults, an ancient weapon with little practical application today beyond seeing how far you can chunk a pumpkin. This year those students…

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    2. Steamboat Springs School Board workshop focuses on technology and career programs

      Steamboat Springs School Board workshop focuses on technology and career programs

      The Steamboat Springs School Board on Monday heard a report on the district's business, career and technology programs, including a new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program at the high school. Steamboat Springs High School business teacher Kipp Rillos said staff from the business, career and technology department are working with a new STEM instructional coach to develop a ...

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    3. Computer Science - Code.org workshops for grades K-5

      Computer Science - Code.org workshops for grades K-5

      Last week Code.org announced the launch of the Code Studio (http://studio.code.org/) platform which includes a free, computer science curriculum for K-5 students. With this new curriculum Code.org is hosting free, professional development workshops for teachers interested in bringing this curriculum back to their classrooms. Search now to find a workshop near you (US teachers only).

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    4. People who want to change the future...

      People who want to change the future...

      Mash up of people, different viewpoints and ideas 1610_ 9/22/14 - The ATLAS Institute at CU Boulder, over the years, has evolved and Jill Dupre, Associate Director said, "...it continues to evolve. A constant is that we are a home for 'creative trouble makers'. We're a home for intrepid inventors, people who want to change the future! ATLAS is interdisciplinary - we work with people from all over campus.

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    5. New school aims to prepare students for STEM careers

      New school aims to prepare students for STEM careers

      Serial entrepreneur Vic Ahmed believes massive debt incurred by college students hinders their career development and future education options, ultimately depriving the country the full use of some of its brightest minds. He’s one of the driving forces behind the STEM Learning Center at Innovation Pavilion, set to debut in Centennial this fall with the aim of preparing students for the work force or to start their own companies right out of high school.

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    6. Regis University opens Colorado's first fully dedicated computer sciences college

      Regis University opens Colorado's first fully dedicated computer sciences college

      The doors of the first college in Colorado fully dedicated to computer and information sciences opened Tuesday and is one of just three colleges at 127-year-old Regis University. The College of Computer & Information, which will provide classes for technical skills and the impact of technology, will be the first Regis college to open over 20 years. Most universities offer computer science degrees as part of their liberal arts programs. Regis had before offered the classes in its three colleges,…

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    7. Event: Space Foundation’s 3rd annual costume ball will benefit STEM

      Event: Space Foundation’s 3rd annual costume ball will benefit STEM

      If space fantasy and science fiction is your thing, the Space Foundation’s costume ball will make your Halloween complete. The Third Annual Space and Science Fiction Costume Ball will take place from 7-11 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Space Foundation Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive. Proceeds will benefit space-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM… Continue Reading Space ...

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    8. Futurist: Say goodbye to a 'job,' say hello to freelance

      With a shift to a more freelance economy, communities should focus less on attracting companies to provide jobs and more on attracting high-level executives who can bring a budget and staff with them to wherever they decide to locate, Thomas Frey said in an interview after his speech at the "State of the Workforce" event, hosted by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center.

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    9. Red Rocks Community College

      Red Rocks Community College

      LAUNCHING INNOVATIONS IN STEM EDUCATION

      Red Rocks Innovations in STEM Education (RISE) offers courses and programs that showcase how STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) is critical to solving local and global challenges. By doing so, RISE inspires and motivates students to pursue a STEM career through impactful hands-on and real-world experiences.

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    10. Colorado tech association launches foundation for STEM education

      Colorado tech association launches foundation for STEM education

      The Colorado Technology Association has started a nonprofit organization and funding programs to get more students technical education and ready for careers in technology. The Colorado Technology Foundation was formed in partnership with the Rose Community Foundation. The foundation has been seeded with $250,000 in funding commitments. Its mission is to connect technology companies in the state with educators and programs trying to improve science, technology, engineering and math education.

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