stem education

NASA promotes STEM Education at CWU with hefty grants

ELLENSBURG, Wash. — As part of an effort to expand STEM education in the Northwest United States, NASA will award $8.5 million to Central Washington University over the next four years for instructional programs. According to an announcement from CWU…

Yakima schoolteacher named finalist for presidential award

YAKIMA, Wash. — First-grade teacher Julie Fry of Yakima's Roosevelt Elementary is no stranger to the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). She's been nominated for the award on numerous occasions in her longstanding tenure in…