engineering en NY makes moves to improve STEM education <p>President Barack Obama has proclaimed that STEM education is a national priority.&nbsp; STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.</p><p>New York state is looking at ways to improve the STEM education the state&#39;s children receive. This kind of education has &nbsp;become more important in recent years, because that&#39;s where the jobs are. However, recent statistics show U.S. achievement in these skills lags behind much of Europe and Asia.</p><p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 19:59:31 +0000 Ellen Abbott 20444 at