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Document Number: 7072

Recent State STEM Initiatives MS Word PDF - The increasingly globalized economy means that the United States is facing more competition as other nations increase their skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects, areas key to success in a high-tech world. Many state leaders, perceiving the importance of improved STEM education to their economies, have recently begun to take action. This ECS StateNote provides examples of action that 17 states have taken recently that explicitly include all of the STEM subjects in one initiative. (Kyle Zinth, Education Commission of the States, Updated March 2007)...
Author: Kyle Zinth
Publication: StateNote
Publisher: Education Commission of the States


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