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NSF Outlines STEM Recommendations in New Report

August 06, 2010

A recent report from the National Science Foundation's (NSF) National Science Board calls for a new NSF research agenda to identify and develop the next generation of STEM innovators. The board developed a STEM agenda built on findings from a two-year study on math, science and engineering education in the U.S. The report, entitled "Preparing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators," provides recommendations that are intended to help set funding priorities at NSF for STEM education in the coming years. Overall, the board's report encourages policymakers to view STEM and innovation issues as integral to the national discussion on education. Read the report ...