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L&N STEM Academy Named 2013 Reward School

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The TSIN congratulates L&N STEM Academy on being named a 2013 Reward School for Performance, scoring in the top 5 percent on statewide achievement tests. As a platform school of the TSIN, L&N STEM Academy promotes STEM for All. The school is non-selective (the student body is composed of students who express an interest in attending and are chosen by lottery) and designed to encourage local educational innovation.

Being named a Reward School is a tremendous honor and a testament to the hard work of educators, students, and parents.

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Cool STEM Job: Professor of Computer Science

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Tennessee is a great place to pursue a STEM career. But don’t just take our word for it. To inspire the state’s next generation of technological leaders to pursue STEM careers, the TSIN is collecting profiles of people already working in STEM in Tennessee.

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Reflections on Year One from an Assistant STEM Principal

Stratford STEM Magnet High School teachers, Angela Galloway, Delaine Wendling and Assistant Principal, Jeff Davis take water quality samples at depth with the US Army Corps of Engineers

STEM education continues to evolve in definition, practice, and execution, and that is how it should be. In K12 education, we are preparing some students for careers that don’t currently exist. Many of these careers will be birthed and evolve through advancements in STEM, and to be included on the ground floor of the STEM initiative in Tennessee is an exciting and challenging endeavor. Especially when only a year ago I wasn’t even aware of its existence!

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The STEM 10 with David Zhang

David Zhang first caught our attention as the winner of the Texas Instruments Award of Excellence at this year’s Middle Tennessee Regional STEM Expo, sponsored by the Middle Tennessee STEM Innovation Hub. David is a rising junior at the STEM Academy at Kenwood High School in Clarksville. His winning entry was a computer program that automates chemical calculations to aid in laboratory and classroom chemistry work. We wanted to know more about this future STEM leader and so asked him to respond to our STEM 10.

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Cool STEM Job: Biostatistician

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Tennessee is a great place to pursue a STEM career. But don’t just take our word for it. To inspire the state’s next generation of technological leaders to pursue STEM careers, the TSIN is collecting profiles of people already working in STEM in Tennessee.

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Cool STEM Job: Senior Project Manager

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Tennessee is a great place to pursue a STEM career. But don’t just take our word for it. To inspire the state’s next generation of technological leaders to pursue STEM careers, the TSIN is collecting profiles of people already working in STEM in Tennessee.

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Battelle and TSIN sponsor eVOL9 Engineering Camp at the University of Tennessee

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Last week in Knoxville, 31 ninth graders from four states had the opportunity to participate in the Engineering Volunteers for Ninth Graders (eVOL9) camp hosted by the UT College of Engineering. The college’s Engineering Diversity Programs Office offers the summer engineering program, which has hosted a total of 230 middle school students and has grown from 23 participants in 2000 to 31 in 2013. This year’s camp was sponsored by Battelle and the TSIN.

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