Science Connected: Website de Divulgacao Cientifica

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https://www.scienceconnected.org/

Science Information & Education

DID YOU KNOW?

  • ONLY 26% OF U.S. 12TH GRADE STUDENTS PERFORM AT OR ABOVE GRADE LEVEL IN SCIENCE.
  • WOMEN MAKE UP HALF OF THE U.S. COLLEGE EDUCATED WORKFORCE, BUT LESS THAN A THIRD WORK IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING.
  • MINORITY WOMEN COMPRISE ONLY 1 IN 10 EMPLOYED SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS.
  • We live in an era of constant scientific discovery and technological change. Science directly impacts our lives and requires our input as informed citizens and voters. The success of nations depends on building a scientifically literate society and a skilled, STEM-educated workforce.This year, Science Connected donors gave free science lessons and experiments to educators, enabled top scientists to share their knowledge directly with the public, and opened doors to science careers for women and minorities… (more)…

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