Institutes of Technology are categories of educational institutions that impart education in technology fields. Those institutes deal with natural science, applied sciences and engineering technologies. However, the usage of this term is varied from country to country. Sometimes, it is referred to as Polytechnics.
Too often as we discuss quality education and its role in the future workforce, we just look to what is offered in the classroom. Yet, by the age of 18, youth will spend 80 percent of their waking hours outside the classroom.
Do you know a young person who has shown passion and skill in the field of science? You can now inspire him or her to become America’s Top Young Scientist by encouraging him or her to enter the 10th annual Young Scientist Challenge.
Kaswell -- now in his tenth year teaching at MS 88, a large middle school in the South Slope section of Brooklyn -- has always been drawn to combining face-to-face instruction with online learning. But now he’s implementing a particularly intense approach to it, known as personalized learning.
The findings, published Jan. 17 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, show a 12 percentage point increase on the math and science ACT for students whose parents were provided with information on how to effectively convey the importance of science, technology, engineering and math.
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“The Science Show" will be hosted by TMG founder, Aspiring Astronaut, Abigail ‘Astronaut Abby’ Harrison and will feature interviews with special guests who will explore science and their shared love of STEM. Future video episodes will include hands-on science demonstrations and science-focused experiences.
The 12-foot-long vehicle, which looks like a cross between a NASCAR racer and a walking pill bug, will be strapped onto an accelerator and thrown down a mile-long vacuum tube at speeds that will top out over 200 mph, the Wisconsin State Journal reported. A complex propulsion system that was built on campus will use an array of magnets to levitate the vehicle and keep it from losing speed.
Researchers at top universities, backed by funding from federal and other outfits, are pumping out loads of research on network security, wireless networking and more. Here's a recap of 7 impressive projects from recent months.