Making the Collaborative Case for Computer Science

By | November 8th, 2018|Article|

With the majority of STEM jobs in computing and a projected job growth of 13% compared with 6.5% growth across all occupations, the need for computer science education has never been greater. It is this need that in part led Creative Computing Challenge (CCC), a five-year program funded by the National Science Foundation, to establish [...]

NH Girls Technology Day Dates Announced

By | November 5th, 2018|Article|

NH Girls Technology Day is a popular event bringing and NH's young women, industry and postsecondary partners together to explore STEM in a supportive environment. Do not hesitate to reserve your spaces today! We are pleased to announce the dates for the 7th annual NH Girls Technology Day events. This year there are 5 dates and [...]

A Deeper Look at the New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association

By | October 24th, 2018|Article|

Non-profit New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association (NHLRA) is often involved in CTE events and initiatives, which reflects its mission “to promote, advocate, educate, and inform the hospitality and tourism industry in New Hampshire.” One way NHLRA achieves its mission is through the Sector Partnership Initiative (SPI), a grant funded, industry led collaboration that addresses [...]

Engineering Conference Invites Students and Teachers, Looks Ahead

By | October 22nd, 2018|Article|

On October 9, the New Hampshire Joint Engineering Societies (NHJES) held its 12th Annual Conference, which featured subject matter experts on topics like Artificial Intelligence, ReVision Energy, Climate Adaptation in Dover Master Plan and more. For the second year in a row, the conference also included secondary teachers and students, the latter of whom displayed [...]


By | October 17th, 2018|Article|

The 9th annual NH TechFest will be held at Salem High School on Saturday November 10th from 9 AM to 3:00 PM. Many innovative industries and University researchers will showcase their latest discoveries and engage teens curious about STEM careers. Admission is free to all! Middle and high school students from across New England are invited to [...]

New Construction Craft Scholarship Unveiled

By | October 17th, 2018|Article|

ALACHUA, Fla.— NCCER and its Build Your Future (BYF) initiative have recently partnered with the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) to create a unique scholarship opportunity for individuals pursuing a career in construction through craft and technical programs. This new scholarship program will annually award five scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each. These funds [...]

October is Manufacturing Month

By | October 8th, 2018|Article|

An entire month of celebrating manufacturing in New Hampshire! For the last 5 years, New Hampshire Manufacturing Extension Partnership with help from the New Hampshire Department of Business and Economic Affairs, the Business and Industry Association, the New Hampshire High Tech Council, the Community College System of New Hampshire, the New Hampshire Department of Education [...]

Re’thunking’ technology with the Creative Computing Challenge

By | September 25th, 2018|Article|

While technology is often seen as an educational end, one objective behind the Creative Computing Challenge (CCC), a five-year program funded by the National Science Foundation, is to highlight its use as a teaching tool. This objective was met earlier this year on two occasions at Salem High School Career and Technical Center in which [...]

Removing the Blue around the Collar

By | September 24th, 2018|Article|

On September 12, Frank Xydias, high school engineering teacher at Milford High School, received the iRobot -STEM -MVP teacher of the year award at Fenway Park, an experience he described as “heartwarming.” “I stood on the field with my peers for a good part of an hour,” he said. “We were all in awe and [...]

NH Career and Technical Educators Attend Summer Conference

By | September 13th, 2018|Article, Professional Development|

Educators shared best practices and honed their skills to improve services provided to students in New Hampshire. PLYMOUTH, NH – More than 130 educators that serve nearly 10,000 career and technical education (CTE) students in New Hampshire attended a professional development and networking conference in mid-August. The New Hampshire Department of Education co-sponsored the summer [...]