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STEM equals opportunities for all!

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In the past 10 years, growth in STEM jobs has been three times greater than non-STEM jobs.

80% of the fastest growing occupations in the United States depend upon mastery of mathematics and scientific knowledge and skills.

While women comprise 48% of the US workforce, just 24% are in STEM fields, a statistic that has held constant for nearly the last decade. (more…)

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Visual Spatial Skills and Learning

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Visual spatial skills are critical for learning and understanding. In addition to enabling us see, interpret, and understand the world around us, visual spatial skills help us add pictures to stories, connect meanings to symbols, perform and appreciate the arts, and enable us to make critical connections between what we see and understand. (more…)

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