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2013-11-26 23:01:10

NEF has launched an innovative Public-Private partnership program in its Adopt- A-School Initiative. The initiative, aimed at preparing our students better for college and STEM-related jobs, has proven capable of advancing a student in a subject like math in an average of 24 learning hours. (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The National Education Foundation has found through its philanthropic work in the US and abroad that Public-Private partnerships present a WIN-WIN scenario. As the national...

2013-11-21 23:27:26

The National Education Foundation (NEF) is offering STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) grants. This opportunity is open to any school district/school with 35% or more students on Free/Reduced cost lunch: application deadline November 30, 2013. (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 NEF Chairman, Dr. Appu Kuttan states, “America is ranked 25th out of 35 countries in math and science. To compete in the global economy, our students need better STEM+ skills. Our initiative is aimed at...

2013-11-15 23:01:45

By investing in the integration of technology into the classroom setting, NEF’s CyberLearning platform provides an innovative method for the integration of STEM + (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, English, Social Studies, SAT/ACT, IT and Business) education in the classroom. NEF is now accepting applications for its STEM Grant with a December 1st deadline. (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 By investing in the integration of technology into the classroom setting NEF’s CyberLearning...

2013-11-10 23:01:48

The need for STEM skills is quite evident in today’s global economy. To address this fact NEF is providing a $100,000 grant opportunity for one middle school in Baltimore with 35% or more students can apply for the grant on or before November 20, 2013. (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 The need for STEM skills is quite evident in today’s global economy. "According to the U.S. Labor Department, US has 13 million people looking for jobs. At the same time, US has 3 million jobs looking for...

2013-09-15 23:01:47

Any school district/school with 35% or more students on Free/Reduced cost lunch is eligible; apply at http://www.cyberlearning.org/adoptgrant. NEF will award 100 grants in 2013-14 school year, with at least one in each state. (PRWEB) September 15, 2013 Integrating technology into the classroom setting is an initiative the Texas Education Agency is placing emphasis. NEF’s CyberLearning platform provides a cost-free method for the integration of technology in the classroom. This...

2013-08-27 23:01:05

Dallas ISD and Laredo ISD have accepted NEF Cyberlearning grants that will see the opening of STEM academies beginning this fall. NEF Cyberlearning STEM Academies’ vision is to compliment the Texas Public schools educational goal of providing an academic experience that prepares them for success in the classroom and workforce. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Dallas ISD and Laredo ISD have accepted NEF Cyberlearning grants that will see the opening of STEM academies beginning this...

2013-06-21 23:18:20

To prepare veterans for the 21st century jobs, National Education Foundation (NEF), the national non-profit leader in jobs skills training set a 2013 national goal program today to provide world-class training to 100,000 veterans. (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 NEF Chairman Dr. Appu Kuttan stated, “NEF, appreciates the service and commitment of our veterans to our nation. Many of our veterans are currently seeking jobs. To get good jobs, the veterans need good training. Hence, we are launching...

2013-06-20 23:20:39

National Education Foundation (NEF), the national non-profit leader in jobs skills training announced a national program today to provide world-class training to 100,000 veterans, and provide them with certificates from the accredited and prestigious the State University of New York (SUNY). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Many veterans returning from Afghanistan and Iraq or retiring after successfully completing their service are struggling to transition into civilian life. With...

2013-05-25 23:01:38

Dr. Stellar´s primary role as VP of NEF is to aid school districts across the United States (specifically KS, MO, IL, TN, GA, MS, & FL) apply for and receive funding through the Federal Qualified Zone Academy Bonds (QZAB) program. (PRWEB) May 25, 2013 Dr. Art Stellar, to head NEF´s Midwest and Southern region federal grants/ STEM Academy division. “We are tremendously excited about Art´s plans for our federal grants and STEM Academy programs” commented...

2013-05-04 23:03:19

NEF strongly supports the I3 competition. NEF Chairman Dr. Appu Kuttan, who is passionate about preparing US students better for college and the 21st Century workforce. (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 NEF strongly supports the I3 competition. NEF Chairman Dr. Appu Kuttan, who is passionate about preparing US students better for college and the 21st Century workforce, states, “US is ranked 25th out of 36 countries in math and science. To compete effectively in the global economy, we need to...