REPORT: More than 100 injured, others trapped after train crashes in New Jersey
Fox News reports at least three people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a train crash at Hoboken Train Station in Hoboken, New Jersey.Train 1614 traveling the Pascack Valley Line, left Spring Valley, New York, around 6:23 a.m., CT, bound for Hoboken.New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says all passengers who were trapped on the train have been removed and taken to local hospitals to be treated for injuries.
5 Reasons Why STEM Career Training Should Start in Middle School
Imagine learning to create algorithms for better music playlists, or prototyping and manufacturing a new running shoe—at the age of twelve. Traditionally, training for careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) has focused on college students. But if our goal is to encourage more students to pursue STEM-related careers, research shows that STEM career training should start much earlier—ideally in middle school. Here’s why. Academic Interest Often Wanes in Middle School Middle school can be a tumultuous time for students, when social priorities outweigh academic ones. Unfortunately, students who form negative of opinions of math and science often retain those biases—permanently. According to a 2008 study commissioned by the Australian Department of Education, by the…
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