“The nation will require approximately one million more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals than what will be produced at current rates over the next decade.”

-President’s Council of Advisors on Science & Technology February 2012 report to the President


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September 24, 2018

Staff Pick: Getting to know STEAM Fundamentals

Our third grade STEAM Fundamentals course has been in development for a while and has grown into an exciting and robust curriculum. The four courses currently offer a creative phenomenon-based, hands-on curriculum designed to engage elementary students in real-world applications. Each module is centered around an anchor phenomenon, which encourages […]
September 13, 2018

North Dakota arms teachers with cybersecurity resources statewide through national partnership

The deal marks the first state-level agreement through the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center. Article originally posted on www.edscoop.com on September 11, 2018 By Ryan Johnston September 11, 2018 – EduTech, the education arm of North Dakota’s statewide technology agency, became the first state-level partner of a federal cybersecurity education […]
September 7, 2018

Video: Selection Sort

Selection sort is one of several traditional sorting algorithms covered in NICERC’s Computer Science curriculum. Check out this video for a visualization of selection sort. Check out other helpful videos from NICERC on our YouTube channel!