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By Sarah Gerard & Claire Christensen Sarah Gerard & Claire Christensen at 12:00 AM PST, Mon Feb 1, 2016

STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education quality has a major impact on economic prosperity. In the 20th century, more than half of the growth in income per capita in the United States was due to advances in science and technology. Yet today, 15-year-olds in the U.S. score below their counterparts in 21 countries on the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) math literacy scale, and...

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