Why The National STEM Education Fund Is So Important

U.S. SenateFrom the Huffington Post: “One reason for optimism in this area [STEM] involves legislation currently moving through Congress. Included in the bi-partisan Senate immigration reform bill is a national STEM education fund intended to increase the training of students in STEM fields and produce more college graduates in those fields. An amendment to the bill, proposed by Sens. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Chris Coons (D-DE) and adopted unanimously by the Senate Judiciary Committee makes this fund even more robust as it provides states with additional money to strengthen their STEM education that prepare students for high-skill jobs.”

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