NSF awards $61 million in new projects to enhance understanding of STEM education and workforce development

The new awards aim to improve and advance STEM learning and prepare a diverse STEM workforce. To continue to achieve nationwide excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and workforce development, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has invested $61 million in new awards.
The awards, made through the NSF Education and Human Resources Directorate (EHR) Core Research Program (ECR), focus on projects that help the educational community understand, explain and address challenges in STEM learning and participation. EHR funded a total of 67 ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=190509&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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