Posted on: April 22nd, 2021

Paid Training for High Math Educators of Title I ESEA Schools

The Educator Paid Summer Training program for Title I educators at the high school math level is a new part of The Actuarial Foundation’s Modeling the Future Challenge (MTFC).  The program...

Posted on: March 25th, 2021

Competitions Excelling At Virtual Events: 2021 Virtual Conferences and Events Showcase

Educational competitions were no exception to those having to pivot from live events to virtual events due to the pandemic. Many competitions were left with the choice last year to cancel their...

Posted on: February 10th, 2021

Fun STEM Challenges to Wrap Up the School Year

As students pass the school year's halfway mark, some may already be setting their sights on the end of the year and summer vacation. However, there is still plenty left to learn in the coming...

Posted on: January 26th, 2021

Skills Not Taught in School That Students Will Learn From The Modeling The Future Challenge

Schools are working extremely hard to keep up with the ever-changing standards for education. This evolution is a wonderful thing. However, even their best efforts can’t teach certain skills. That...

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge brings unique twist to math modeling competition

STEM, or science, technology, engineering, and math, continues to be a major focus in education, and for good reason. LinkedIn projected that "85% of jobs that will exist in 2030 haven't been...

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

Help Astronauts Thrive on the Moon

Many people dream about what it would be like to live in space, but NASA is already hard at work figuring out the logistics of how to do just that. Even with modern technology sustaining life in...