Why are so many people working in STEM?

The US economy is growing.The stock market has soared.And the technology sector is thriving.But one major group of workers is doing a little less well.According to a recent study by the US Government Accountability Office, about 8% of the US workforce is unemployed.That’s up from 5% a decade ago.The problem, says Steven Mufson, the GAO’s […]

Which colleges need to overhaul their science-based engineering curricula to attract students from the country’s most populous state?

The Trump administration has been slow to announce its plan to replace the federal science standards with a more focused version.But the Trump administration is already trying to create a blueprint for a science curriculum that is broadly in line with the U.S. science education standards and is widely accepted by science teachers.In his budget […]