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Defining 21st Century Success: Are You Expert 2.0 or Hero 2.0?

Dr. Layla McCay | Posted 01.02.2015 | Impact
Dr. Layla McCay

I want to be clear: I'm not 100 years old. But when the twelve year old girl sitting next to me at the Broadcom Masters awards started talking about what to do with Raspberry Pi, the first answer that came to my mind was: "eat it?" No.

A Tale of Two Teachers

Paula Golden | Posted 11.15.2013 | Politics
Paula Golden

For many middle school children who study mathematics at an age when they first look to adults outside those in their immediate family to define themselves, a teacher's thumb's up or down can shape their destiny.

Science Transcends the Lab -- and the Silver Screen

Elizabeth Marincola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Elizabeth Marincola

While it may seem on the surface that Portman's Oscar is incongruous with her background in scientific inquiry, there are many interesting connections between Hollywood and the science world.

Keep Science Fairs Alive

Paula Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Paula Golden

Science fairs, those time-tested incubators of future American scientists and engineers and a national fixture for generations, are in trouble.