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Amazon gave out $10,000 in school supplies to a North Philly school civic

Sep. 15, 2016 8:43 am

Amazon gave out $10,000 in school supplies to a North Philly school

At Jay Cooke Elementary on Wednesday, the Seattle-based ecommerce giant and the School District of Philadelphia announced a STEM education partnership.
The human aftermath of the ITT Tech shutdown access

Sep. 14, 2016 10:23 am

The human aftermath of the ITT Tech shutdown

In which we hear from those most affected by the school's sudden closure: the students.
ITT Tech is toast and so is its Philly location business

Sep. 6, 2016 12:51 pm

ITT Tech is toast and so is its Philly location

After 50 years in business, the company shut down its 130 campuses across the U.S. today. What happened?
Why 10 District teachers spent their summer doing grad-level STEM research access

Aug. 23, 2016 10:59 am

Why 10 District teachers spent their summer doing grad-level STEM research

Run by ex-Central High School robotics coach Dan Ueda, Penn's federally-backed Research Experience for Teachers program aims to give teachers the tools to train the city's next physicists and engineers.
Meet the newly-minted astronaut who came to Philly this weekend sciences

Aug. 16, 2016 8:03 am

Meet the newly-minted astronaut who came to Philly this weekend

NASA's Christina Koch came to town to get Philly kids excited about science. We talked to her about buzzwords and the importance of the humanities when it comes to STEM.
Here’s a new program where devs can inspire Philly kids to code access

Jun. 28, 2016 12:14 pm

Here’s a new program where devs can inspire Philly kids to code

Coded by Kids is launching a teaching fellowship to get technologists working with students from the city's low-income neighborhoods. Founder Sylvester Mobley explains why.
Watch this Nate Nichols video about inspiring Philly kids to consider STEM careers creative

Jun. 2, 2016 11:24 am

Watch this Nate Nichols video about inspiring Philly kids to consider STEM careers

The Palette Group founder has been touring local middle schools.
The Workshop School and Little Baby’s teamed up for some space-related ice cream adventures access

May 20, 2016 9:08 am

The Workshop School and Little Baby’s teamed up for some space-related ice cream adventures

Sending ice cream to space from Delco? Believe it.
Comcast donates $105K for 3D printers at 3 Philly rec centers civic

May 12, 2016 10:34 am

Comcast donates $105K for 3D printers at 3 Philly rec centers

Local makerspace NextFab will also pitch in with training and tech support for the devices.
Why SAP hosted 70 high-schoolers at its Newtown Square HQ this month access

Mar. 24, 2016 12:14 pm

Why SAP hosted 70 high-schoolers at its Newtown Square HQ this month

The tech giant has a longstanding relationship with Philadelphia's Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.

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