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Distance learning lessons from our teachers of the year

Under the leadership of Mariah Morris, the 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year, a cohort of...

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How the NC Teacher of the Year engages students in STEM

Mariah Morris, 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year, passionately addressed a crowd about the state of...

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When it comes to equity and education, educators are the change agents

“I know the child who feels broken, and STEM is a way to reach those children,” said Mariah Morris, the...

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Daniel Center brings STEM in focus for southeast Raleigh students

In 2008, Kirby Jones had been a pastor in southeast Raleigh for 15 years. He had watched his youngest church...

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North Wilkesboro Elementary recognized as Singapore Mathematics Model School

Back in 2011, the Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) set out to explore the effectiveness of an innovative way to teach...

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STEM teacher shares lasting impressions from a trip to India

In August 2017, Sallie Senseney, a science teacher from Yancey County, and a group of 10 North Carolina education leaders...

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NC School of Science and Mathematics breaks ground on new campus in Morganton

Last Friday, 600 people representing local and state government, business, and education gathered for the groundbreaking of the new campus...

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A recap of the Graduate Diversity Enrichment Program Twitter chat

On June 10, I moderated a live Twitter chat with Rossie Clark-Cotton and David Martinez, awardees of the Graduate Diversity...

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Finding your place: The value of the Graduate Diversity Enrichment Network

I arrived at the Trent Semans Center at Duke University to find the room filled with familiar faces — laughing,...

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SMT Center honors best of science and math in North Carolina

The North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology (SMT) Education Center held its annual celebration on April 27 to honor students...

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State of Sciences event brings creativity in focus

Robert and Michele Root-Bernstein, professors at Michigan State University, came to N.C. State on April 18 to share their research...

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Chicago Knights Robotics team takes on regional robotics competition

High school sophomore Lamya Powell remembers getting into DC Comics as a kid, except for her, it wasn’t about the...