Stem

STEM is an acronym referring to the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The term is typically used in the USA when addressing education policy and curriculum choices in schools from k-12 through college to improve competitiveness in technology development. It has implications for workforce development, national security concerns and immigration policy.MINT (mathematics, information sciences, natural sciences, and technology) has a similar meaning.
Posts about Stem
  • Why Social Insights Aren’t Enough

    … wasn’t worthwhile because replicating drinks was just too complicated without the proper ingredients, tools, and recipes readily available. So drinking at a local bar or restaurant was much more appealing. Armed with these insights, Altitude uncovered opportunities to improve the at-home, drink-making experience and an innovative new app–Stem…

    Mary C. Long/ AllFacebook- 10 readers -
  • Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through community service

    … made the commitment to serve this MLK Day. Dona Bellow, a legal assistant, will be helping middle school students in New York with computer science and STEM activities. She says, "doing something to help further the goals of someone else is reclaiming power: power to choose love over conflict, power to recognize and celebrate our differences, power…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blog- 5 readers -
  • First look at the MarTech 2015 San Francisco agenda…

    … of organizations. And we have an absolute killer keynote planned from John Maeda — design partner at KPCB, former president of the Rhode Island School of Design, former professor at MIT and head of research at the pioneering MIT Media Lab, the author of The Laws of Simplicity and Redesigning Leadership, champion of the STEM to STEAM movement, and an artist…

    Scott Brinker/ Chief Marketing Technologist- 11 readers -
  • Geek Chic — Talking Tech with Albany Irvin

    … Last month I had the pleasure of meeting fellow tech fan Albany Irvin when she was a speaker at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women. Irvin is a host at QVC and is a public speaker for STEM programs (science, technology, engineering and math). She was a chemistry and biology major in college and is also a Zumba instructor. Irvin’s passion…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Techin Social- 8 readers -
  • Women Who Code

    … within her world (the website). Angie: What is your opinion as to why this industry is so male dominated? Erin: I think it’s a pipeline problem. Only 12 percent of our workforce consists of women with CS degrees. That means there are few women employable in STEM technologies. 75% of women, when polled, said they felt uncomfortable…

    Lisa Barone/ Overit- 5 readers -
  • Raising Social Capital Is a Key to Small Business Marketing

    … on STEM education are two examples of how brands relay a socially responsible message. When brands leverage their power to do good via media, it creates buy-in from the communities they target, and elevates its social capital. Small businesses face the same quandary as big brands about advertising. Is it really worth the financial capital to run ad…

    Street Fightin Social Twitter- 16 readers -
  • 8 discoveries from our marketing technologist survey

    … specialized? Is that a good or bad development, given that a large part of the marketing technologist role should be about bridging silos? See the attached infographic for more about each. 2. Less than 26% of today’s marketing technologists have a STEM undergrad degree. …and just 19% had a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) graduate degree…

    Scott Brinker/ Chief Marketing Technologist- 14 readers -
  • Facebook Diversity: Progress, More Work To Do

    …" — an internship at Facebook focused on undergraduate college freshmen from underrepresented groups who demonstrate an interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math)/computer science. Partnering with "pipeline" programs including Girls Who Code, Code 2040, National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 6 readers -
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