Moving from Red to Green
Across the globe, corporations, researchers, and national organizations are studying the reasons behind the declining number of degrees in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. The number of STEM graduates is declining across the board - especially for women earning computer science degrees - as shared most recently in Change the equation’ s “Half Empty: As Men Surge Back...
Change the Equation: Why Fixing Public Education is the Private Sector’s Problem Too
Yesterday, my colleague Carlos Contreras - the Intel US Education Manager, attended a White House event where President Obama announced a new non-profit called Change the Equation. Intel is a founding member of the coalition of 107 corporations, and Retired CEO/Chairman of the Board of Intel Corporation Craig Barrett was instrumental in its formation. Listen to Craig speak about the...