Code Iowa set to launch during “Hour of Code” on December 8

Student prepares for the "Hour of Code" event

In less than two weeks, an estimated 100 million students across the globe will participate in Code.org’s “Hour of Code.” The international event encourages school districts, teachers and parents to guide their students to participate in one hour of computer coding during Computer Science Education Week, beginning December 8. Read more about Code Iowa set to launch during “Hour of Code” on December 8

Making STEM a Field of Dreams for Teaching Candidates

Iowa STEM convened faculty from private colleges, universities and community colleges to envision programs for producing STEM teachers on November 12

Forty-four college faculty from 25 institutions across Iowa gathered at Grand View University on November 13 to ponder their own versions of the “Field of Dreams” – If we build STEM endorsements for our teaching majors, will they come? Read more about Making STEM a Field of Dreams for Teaching Candidates