President Obama Requests $80 Million For STEM Teacher Training

By on February 9, 2012 in Science Education In The News, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education, Teacher Training Workshops

February 7th, President Obama said “he’ll request $80 million in education funding for training math and science teachers to help the U.S. stay competitive in Image Teachers build lunar rover that will carry a maximum cargo load without sinking during a STEM teacher training workshop conducted by Dr. Diana Wehrell-Grabowski world commerce. The administration says the funding for math and science teachers is to support development of school curriculum in subject areas to meet the goal of training one million graduates in STEM careers over the next decade. For more detailed information about the request for $80 million for STEM teacher training in the 2013 fiscal budget see the following article by Roger┬áRunningen in Bloomberg Businessweek.