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NEF Newsletter – December 2019

Somerton Schools Announced as NEF’s 2018 STEM Leadership Award Recipient

National Education Foundation (NEF), the global non-profit leader in K-12 STEM Education, and the State University of New York (SUNY-Potsdam), part of one of the largest university in the US, just announced that Somerton City School District has won the 2018 National STEM Academy of the Year Award. The Somerton students advanced a grade level in math and reading in 6 months – a phenomenal achievement for any school district!

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Minecraft Contest Winners 2017-2018

The winners have been chosen! Check out this article for the announcement and a video highlighting the winning build.

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SmartLab Improves Math Scores at Denver School

An elementary school in Denver sees dramatic improvements through the use of SmartLab in the 2016-2017 School year.

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