Marshall signs agreement with local STEM high school for dual credit

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University has entered into an agreement with Tri-State STEM+M, a fully accredited 9th-12th grade public high school with STEM designation from the Ohio Department of Education, to offer dual credit college courses to its students. Read more: https://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/marshall_university/marshall-signs-agreement-with-local-stem-high-school-for-dual/article_e97d9b50-e25f-5b7b-ae89-4cc7a524c77a.html

West Virginia students trek to Ohio daily for STEM+M education

Toren Black, 15, is one of seven West Virginia students who cross the border for school each day. He drives about 20 minutes from his home in Wayne County to Tri-State STEM+M, a school located in a former warehouse off of Route 52 in South Point, Ohio. It opened in August. Read more: https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/education/west-virginia-students-trek-to-ohio-daily-for-stem-m/article_c4f07f7e-2aa7-5d0a-8e51-5ceee4c3e8d3.html

Cabell Huntington Hospital gives $35K to STEM+M school

SOUTH POINT, Ohio – Executives from Cabell Huntington Hospital were treated to a tour of the Tri-State STEM+M School on Wednesday morning after pledging a donation of more than $35,000 to the school’s Project Lead the Way program. Read more: https://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/cabell-huntington-hospital-gives-k-to-stem-m-school/article_9a5fa9eb-80b8-55b3-a346-e49930537f16.html

Jayshree Shah: STEM schools fulfill a very important function

I write regarding the recent letter to the editor claiming that a STEM school damages public education. The falsehoods and misconceptions contained in the letter cannot go unchallenged, so I make the following points: Read more: https://www.herald-dispatch.com/opinion/jayshree-shah-stem-schools-fulfill-a-very-important-function/article_94f5e450-4103-593e-8429-c4c4b007b091.html