Area high school students participating in the Upward Bound program at East Tennessee State University will experience an enhanced science, technology, engineering and math curriculum thanks to a supplemental award from the U.S. Department of Education.
East Tennessee State University is one of 25 institutions nationwide selected to receive a STEM education grant from DENSO, one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers of technology and components.
For high school students at Milligan College’s Summer Camps, it’s never too early to begin learning practical skills in engineering, nursing and computer science.
Regional educators have a message for girls in public schools – science and technology aren’t just for boys.
Local schools competing in the Vex Robotics competition on Saturday included robotics clubs from Happy Valley Middle School, Science Hill High School, Sullivan North High School and Tennessee High School.
Twelve-year-old Jordyn Townsend set her gaze on the slight incline in front of her. The downhill track stretched hundreds of feet into the distance. Nearby, her small soap box car sat ready for the descent.
Johnson City Schools board of education chairman Tim Belisle was caught by surprise Monday when told the new charter would not submit an application.
Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines.
The robotics portion of the Technology Student Association Regional Competition in Gray was tense Tuesday morning, with teams from schools all over the region, battling each other with the robots they helped create.
The wheels are in motion for Johnson City to host its first charter school.
You’ve bought the sets and watched the movie, but it’s likely that you’ve never programmed a chunk of Legos to perform a series of complex tasks.
Coding used to be a skill reserved for nerds and the intellectual elite — like video game programmers and computer scientists — but now it's becoming an increasingly essential skill, one that educators are teaching students earlier and earlier.
Nov 14, 2015 at 5:10 PM