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

    …–was born. Social insights that do matter The success of Altitude’s approach doesn’t mean social insights aren’t still important. Sentiment, for starters, is always relevant. But there are other social insights that cannot be ignored, although they often are. Competitive intelligence tops that list. Why? Because there’s a misconception about what…

    Mary C. Long/ AllFacebook- 18 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- 15 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- 12 readers -
  • Women Who Code

    … in their workplaces. Less than 15% of men said they felt uncomfortable. 53% of women in STEM careers end up leaving after their first year. Jada: From the college standpoint, she feels uncomfortable in her classes. She’s in an Internet Technology Policy class right now – there’s only one other woman in that class. She feels lucky that they’re friends so they can…

    Lisa Barone/ Overit- 10 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- 18 readers -
  • 8 discoveries from our marketing technologist survey

    … respondents ranked 44 job skills by importance for the future of marketing; the top five are listed below. This is a group with an integrated view of digital and marketing. They seem like they’d agree with the CMO of Kimberly Clark when he says, “We don’t believe in digital marketing. We believe in marketing in a digital world.” In fact, later…

    Scott Brinker/ Chief Marketing Technologist- 23 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- 7 readers -
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