• STEM summer camps offer kids educational alternative

    Summer has arrived and it’s time to start signing up kids for summer camps. And while many camps involve horses or camping out, others are meant to keep kids’ brains moving.

  • Maryland lawmakers to tout benefits of science, math education

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are touting the importance of STEM education in Baltimore. U.S. Senator Ben Cardin and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake are set to speak at a forum on Monday to highlight the…

  • Nationals youth academy opens inaugural summer session

    As the sun beats down on the gated baseball diamonds inside the
    Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy, half the campers are outside honing
    their hitting skills, while the other half are inside defining the acronym

  • Girl Scouts ditch campfires, ‘Kumbaya’ for robots

    It\’s not all cookies and campfires for one local Girl Scout troop. These girls build robots and confidence as they advance in robotics competitions.

  • Steering girls toward STEM: Statistics and solutions

    Women are significantly underrepresented in one of the fastest growing job sectors in the U.S. Experts say parents and teachers need to support girls\’ interest in math and science at a young age.