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Posted on: June 27th, 2019

Academic Decathlon High School Dominance

In many academic competitions we have seen domination at the top level by a small group of schools. Recently we’ve been analyzing the national awards for some of the biggest academic...

Posted on: June 19th, 2019

Two decades of the Most Powerful Science Olympiad High Schools

Science competitions take many forms. From the research fair to the quizbowl, these competitions highlight many different skills across scientific disciplines. For the past 35 years, Science...

Posted on: June 12th, 2019

Is there a new FPS GIPS Power Rankings Leader?

After the 2017 Future Problem Solving (FPS) International Conference, we conducted an analysis of the Global Issues Problem Solving (GIPS) competition. In this, we found that overall, Kentucky had...

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Posted on: February 8th, 2018

What’s Coming up in Student Robotics for Spring 2018?

For some students, spring is when they start day dreaming about their summer break, and thinking about what to do with their time away from school. But for many of the leading robotics students,...

Posted on: January 29th, 2018

Student Competitions Have Won $100,000 in the Top Environmental Education Awards – Here’s How Yours Can too!

Article highlights: The UL Innovative Education Award with $250,000 in program support has become a prestigious recognition award for the leading environmental education programs. STEM...

Posted on: January 18th, 2018

Global Change is Hard. Here’s how to use simple competitions to get students started.

Article Highlights Large scale problems need to be broken down into bite-sized chunks. Students need easy entry points to global change-making. Competitions like the World of 7 Billion provide a...

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