#BRAINS. Can artificial intelligence, Robotics & VR replace teachers in near future? – AI.Business

The Bronx Revolutionary Academy for Innovative New Scientists #BRAINS has started a movement. We are promoters of STEAMEd that involves old school teaching techniques and strategies combined with tools like Virtual Reality, Data Science, the Internet of Things, Robotics, 3D

#BRAINSNYC. From Skyhook To STEM: Kareem Abdul Jabbar Brings The Science : NPR Ed : NPR.

Kareem Abdul Jabbar is taking his shot helping narrow the opportunity and equity gaps with his Skyhook Foundation and Camp Skyhook. The Los Angeles nonprofit helps public school students in the city access a free, fun, week-long STEM education camp experience in the Angeles

#BRAINSNYC #STEM #tutoring. Science Isn’t Boring. Boring Lessons Are. | GOOD

Last fall, the New York Academy of Scientists, together with the United Nations and a veritable who’s who of socially responsible corporations, collectively wrung their hands about the global shortage of science professionals. The STEM crisis may or may not be a myth,

#BRAINSNYC has #Tutoring in #NYC. Tutors Teach Seniors New High-Tech Tricks : NPR

A week after Christmas, many Americans are no doubt trying to figure out how to use the high-tech gadgets they got as gifts. This can be especially challenging for seniors. But a number of programs across the country are finding

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#BRAINSNYC. Former #Child Bride Is Pedaling Her Way To A Brighter Future : Goats and Soda : NPR #Motivation #Education

At 14, Jenipher Sanni married a man who already had a wife and kids. He yelled at her a lot. She dropped out of school. Now 20, she’s left her husband and is a newly minted high school graduate. And

#BRAINSNYC. Challenging the Status Quo in #Mathematics: Teaching for Understanding | #STEM Solutions | US News

Despite decades of reform efforts, mathematics teaching in the U.S. has changed little in the last century. As a result, it seems, American students have been left behind, now ranking 40th in the world in math literacy.Several state and national

#BRAINSNYC. Afghan Girls Celebrated at FIRST Global Challenge #Robotics Event in Washington | #STEM Solutions | US News

As the inaugural FIRST Global Challenge – a STEM exposition featuring teenagers from 157 countries – wound down Tuesday evening in Washington, a deafening roar took over DAR Constitution Hall as more than 150 countries’ flags waved in the air during a

#BRAINSNYC. DeVos Protests In Denver; House To Make Cuts To #Education : NPR Ed : NPR.

In this week’s edition of our education news roundup, we take you from school vouchers to AP exams to community college. Betsy DeVos speaks to American Legislative Exchange Council Protests greeted the education secretary in Denver this week at her

5 Million Voices : NPR

About 1 out of every 10 public school students in the United States right now is learning to speak English. They’re called ELLs, for “English Language Learners.” There are nearly 5 million of them, and educating them — in English