September 14, 2017 — Product Design and Development — “Using Virtual Reality, Artificial Limbs to ‘CONVEY’ the Power of STEM”
Addressing a crowd of middle- and high-school students, the former U.S. Army Soldier discussed how he lost his arm and leg to combat-related injuries—describing the challenges of using prosthetic limbs … This poignant moment underscored the human element of a series of science, technology, engineeri...

August 23, 2017 — CNBC — “The US has a shortage of tech workers. Here's how kids and schools can solve the problem”
The U.S. has a shortage of tech workers and it's up to schools and the upcoming generation of workers to help solve the problem, according to a recent study. Staffing and consulting firm Randstad North America recently performed a survey among 1,000 11- to 17-year-old students and found there's a mi...

September 06, 2017 — eSchool News — “The 2 stages of successful early STEM education”
I have been in education for 18 years and my strongest belief is that all children deserve a fresh start when they begin each school year. The purpose of my position as an Academic Technology Specialist is to help teachers feel comfortable embedding new technology into their classrooms. … With the e...