Big Deal Media

Underserved Populations

Resources and opportunities targeting underrepresented groups such as minorities, women, LGBT, etc.

International Women's Day

Mar 08, 2019

Blog

Honoring International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day has provided us with an excellent opportunity to highlight organizations that promote education for women. There are many groups that strive to provide girls and women around the world with important resources, which they may not otherwise have access to. Here is a list of five organizations helping women in their educational pursuits.

Math prizes for girls

Feb 01, 2019

Entry

Competition Showcasing Girls’ Math Creativity and Insight

Math Prize for Girls, sponsored by the Advantage Testing Foundation, is the largest mathematics prize for girls in the world. Each fall at MIT, nearly 300 young female mathematicians compete in a challenging test of mathematical creativity and insight.

Nov 15, 2018

Entry

Computer Science Opportunities from Kindergarten to Career

Amazon Future Engineer is a comprehensive childhood-to-career program to inspire, educate, and train children and young adults from underserved and low-income communities to pursue careers in computer science. Amazon aims to inspire more than 10 million children each year to explore computer science.

Nov 15, 2018

Entry

SPOTLIGHT! On STEM for English Learners

School systems across the country should do more to ensure that current and former English language learners have access to STEM education, a report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine finds. The report follows up on a 2017 study that detailed how under-resourced schools and underprepared educators hinder efforts to help students learn English. 

Nov 15, 2018

Entry

Fellowship to Enhance Teaching in STEM Fields

The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship supports teaching certification and a master’s degree in a science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) teaching field for career changers and recent graduates with STEM backgrounds. The goal of the teaching fellowship program is to recruit, train, and retain the nation’s best and brightest STEM teachers.

T4T Subscribe Home Page

GET OUR NEWSLETTERS

Please select



BROWSE TOPICS

Digital Learning • Learning Support
Funding & Recognition
Mobile Learning
Professional Growth
Social Media
STEM • STEAM • STREAM

BROWSE FOCUS AREAS