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STEM graduation rates show uphill battle with math and science in School District uncategorized

Dec. 5, 2011 11:01 am

STEM graduation rates show uphill battle with math and science in School District

This story is part of a series produced by Technically Philly. It is published in support of Teach for America’s 2012 education workshop series Greater Philadelphia: Innovation in Education. The series will run daily Dec. 5-9. Updated, Dec. 5, 12:26p: Added total number of students graduating from 2005-2010 period, and total number of District enrollment […]
Robotics reaches Philadelphia students at all levels uncategorized

Jul. 5, 2011 10:00 am

Robotics reaches Philadelphia students at all levels

The following is a report done in partnership with Temple University’s Philadelphia Neighborhoods Program, the capstone class for the Temple Journalism Department. Without raising the alarm of an artificial intelligence-fueled planet takeover, robots are everywhere in Philadelphia. The Transformers franchise, which has grossed over $1.5 billion to date, is set to release its third installment […]