EAST Founder’s Award Finalists Announced
Posted on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:41 AM
Five finalists have been selected to compete for the 2016 Timothy R. Stephenson Founder’s Award, which will be presented by the EAST Initiative during its annual conference at 7 p.m. March 16 in Hot Springs.
Vision Building Workshop Feb. 23
Posted on Feb 1, 2016 at 2:14 PM
The Arkansas Department of Education and Environmental and Spatial Technology Inc. (the EAST Initiative) will be holding a Vision Building Workshop for Arkansas schools considering implementation of an EAST program.
Getting Their Head in the Game
Posted on Jan 21, 2016 at 9:41 AM
Twin brothers Carson and Janson Sanders, seventh graders in the Hellstern Middle School EAST program, have been doing a lot of homework recently in the school of hard knocks.
Video marks anniversary of partnership
Posted on Jan 20, 2016 at 3:55 PM
In January 2015, the EAST Initiative and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, thanks to support from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and AT&T, launched a unique learning space hosted by the Hub. That space, called the STEAM lab, is now a new center of learning for a broad community of visitors.
Movement offers mentors for STEM
Posted on Jan 14, 2016 at 2:36 PM
EAST students are invited to benefit from a partnership between Walmart and STEMConnector to launch a STEM mentoring program called Million Women Mentors.