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... 20% of Bachelor's degrees in physics, engineering and computer science.1 Furthermore, minority students ..... year Master's degree program at the university.
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RAYTHEON MATHMOVESU PROGRAM

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The National STEM Crisis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 MathMovesU® Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 UNIQUE PROGRAMS MathMovesU.com . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 MathAlive!™ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Sum of all Thrills™ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon . . . . . . . . . 11 U.S. STEM Modeling Tool . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Partnerships MATHCOUNTS® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FIRST Robotics® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NASA Future Forums . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Aerospace Industries Association . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics . . . . . . . Team America Rocketry Challenge . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Engineering is Elementary® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . National Council of Teachers of Mathematics® . . . . . . . . . . . Teacher Industry Internships . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Change the Equation™ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NBC’s Education Nation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . National Engineers Week Foundation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Eduventures® Global Research Study . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Scholarships, Grants and Giving Math Heroes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . MathMovesU® Scholarships and Grants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Camp Reach at Worcester Polytechnic Institute . . . . . . . . . . (MISS) Adventures Camp . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The Citadel Scholarship Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tuskegee University Scholarship Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bunker Hill Community College “Learn and Earn” Program Stand & Deliver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Volunteerism iVolunteer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Math and Science Technology Funfest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . USA Science & Engineering Festival . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . National Engineers Week . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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International REACH Questacon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Professor Bonkers Science Show . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Injaz® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

A COMPREHENSIVE STEM SOLUTION

IN a recent international assessment,

onLY 6% of american students

scored an advanced level in math. 1

TOP 1o COUNTRIES by PISA Science Scores, 2009 575

#1

CHINA

#2

finland

#3

hong kong

#4

singapore

#5

japan

#6

korea

#7

new zealand

#8

canada

529

#9

estonia

528

#10

australia

#23