ED Pumps $279 Million into STEM Programs

THE Journal:  For the fiscal year 2018, the United States Department of Education is dedicating $279 million to fund STEM educational efforts within the department.  The investments come from the Secretary of Education's STEM discretionary grant funds.

"It's important that all students have access to a high-quality STEM education," U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said. "These discretionary grant programs and this Administration's increased focus on STEM will help ensure our nation's students are exposed to STEM early in their lifelong education journeys and will have the tools needed for success in the 21st century economy."

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