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Funds for Mentoring

by Aragon Burlingham - 03/16/2017

Our colleague David Shapiro at MENTOR sent this important email out about today’s White House budget proposal to Congress recommending significant cuts to federal domestic programs, including those affecting young…

Every Day is Pi Day

by Aragon Burlingham - 03/14/2017

As kids across the nation (and the world!) celebrate pi day and math in general today, I wanted to share a fun website I came across this morning. It looks…

Job opening – Development Director

by Aragon Burlingham - 02/24/2017

We Teach Science Foundation is at an exciting inflection point in its growth as it moves into the next chapter of its organizational evolution, to begin scaling and growing its…

We Support the 2017 National Mentoring Summit

by Aragon Burlingham - 01/23/2017

We Teach Science is a proud Supporting Partner of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership’s 2017 National Mentoring Summit: Building Relationships, Advancing the Movement. The Summit offers 85 workshops and compelling…

William K. Bowes, Jr. Passes Away

by Aragon Burlingham - 01/09/2017

Back in 2012 I had the honor of meeting “Bill” Bowes through one of our Board members. Over the four years that have passed since then, I had the pleasure…

US students continue to lag peers on international math and science exam

by Aragon Burlingham - 12/06/2016

600,000 student across the globe were administered the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIIMSS). The average math score of US fourth-graders put them behind students in 10 systems: Singapore, Hong…

We Teach Science Celebrates Women’s History Month

by elizabeth - 03/07/2016

We Teach Science is proud to celebrate young women in their journey towards Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). In working with our young women and men we would like…

A new collaboration platform for WTS students and mentors

by Aragon Burlingham - 02/10/2016

We Teach Science (WTS) pairs students in grades 6 through 11 with adult mentors: STEM professionals who volunteer their time to help build student’s confidence and their skills in math and science. Students…

Welcoming the Core Values @ We Teach Science!

by Aragon Burlingham - 02/05/2016

We Teach Science (WTS) is eight years old now! It was formed with an inspiring mission – “to inspire K-12 students to excel in math and science”. Having grown from one…

High Speed Internet in Schools

by Aragon Burlingham - 11/25/2015

In the last two years the percentage of schools in America with high speed internet rose from 30% to an astounding 77% today (EducationSuperHighway report) Our Remote Tutoring and Mentoring…