06 Aug '17, 10pm

Fueling our next generating of engineers @MATLAB @PCEE_Div

Between 2014 and 2024, the number of STEM jobs will grow by 17%, compared to 12% anticipated growth for non-STEM jobs, reports Change the Equation. To keep up, young people must be more prepared with hands-on experience in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields if they hope to enter institutions of higher learning and eventually the workforce. How do we ensure that students are ready to tackle what lies ahead? Student competitions are a great place to start; not your typical athletic contest or student election, but rather a competition involving robotics, engineering software, and collaboration. Middle and high schools all over the country (and the world) are now incorporating robotics competitions into their extracurricular lineup and even their regular STEM course curriculum. One such educator, Alaina Pettus, of Brooks High School in Killen, Alabama...

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