2014 – News Archive


Collinsville man named a Noyce Math Scholar at SIUE

Michael Nichols, of Collinsville, was one of eight Southern Illinois University Edwardsville students to be named a Noyce Math Scholar.

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AAAS News: July 16, 2014

Chaka FattahNoyce Program Encourages Science and Math Teachers in Challenging Schools: Noyce scholars make a difference as science teachers despite the difficulties they face in high-needs schools.

Teachers have a unique opportunity to make a difference in their students’ lives despite the challenging situations they may face in the classroom, Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., said at an annual conference for science educators. Hours later, several early-career teachers testified to the challenges they face in the classroom and described some coping strategies that they developed.

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