Minneapolis’ Aim Academy of Science and Technology Selects Discovery Education to Support Science and Social Studies

SILVER SPRING, MD (Thursday, May 26, 2022)—The Aim Academy of Science and Technology in Minneapolis, MN, today announced it has selected Discovery Education – the worldwide edtech leader whose state-of-the-art digital platform supports learning wherever it takes place— to support science and social studies instruction in all grades. In collaboration with Discovery Education, Aim Academy … Read more

Combining behavioral & data sciences to optimize chronic disease management

Digital tools have become an essential part of our lives. Online calendars guide our daily routine; Waze and Google Maps plan our routes – warning us of traffic or an accident ahead; websites and apps recommend restaurants nearby; and this is just to name a few. These technologies direct and redirect us, offering optimal guidance … Read more

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis manager is ambassador for science

As one of 120 national ambassadors to the prestigious American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) IF / THEN program, Lindsey Dietz knows that many elementary- and middle-school-age girls lose interest in math. The significant drop, she said, is not due to a lack of aptitude, “but from a lack of positive role models … Read more