To ensure schools can support STEM curriculums, technology companies need to provide more than their fair share. If we want to improve the fundamental issues facing our country, we must devise new ways to increase involvement, such as partnering with educational institutions of all levels and sizes.
Artificial intelligence is generating substantial benefits in many sectors of the economy and society. Policymakers should take this to heart as they evaluate how to spur further development and adoption of the technology.
You can watch our panel’s video, “Partnering with Industry for Innovation,” and it will provide an up-to-the-moment view of how US Cyber Command and the Department of Defense as a whole are attacking the innovation challenge, featuring leadership
The majority of higher education faculty today are flipping their courses or plan to in the near future, according to Campus Technology's 2016 Teaching with Technology survey. The survey polled faculty members across the country about their use of technology for teaching and learning, their wish lists and gripes, their view of what the future holds and more.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and his mentor, former Defense Secretary William J. Perry, discussed the importance of innovation in defense during a talk at the Hoover Institution Sept 19th. Carter said innovation will ensure the American military remains the best in the world. Perry was instrumental in moving the Defense Department from vacuum tubes to solid-state electronics.
President Barack Obama on Thursday (Oct 13) shook hands and fist bumped with a paralyzed man who was using a mind-controlled robotic arm. The one-day conference focused on spurring innovation and bolstering the country's strength and standing in science and technology, while taking on new challenges like curing disease, solving climate change and exploring deep space.
Technological innovations mark the last couple of decades, and it has widely influenced every area of living. The change is particularly noticeable since the beginning of the 21st century. When education is concerned, the impact is clearly noticeable both when it comes to teaching and learning. The days of chalk and blackboard and printed textbooks seem like ancient history.
NASA Goddard video producer David Ladd asked the musicians to write a song that captured the inspirational nature of studying the moon and encouraged STEM learning. "I wanted to create a unique production for the LRO mission that centered around music as a way to engage kids, parents, and educators," says Ladd in a statement.