President Obama announced the launch of a new initiative, National Lab Day, to reinvigorate science and math education in the nation’s schools and learning centers. More than 200 organizations representing 6.5 million professionals and educators have already pledged support for National Lab Day, including MacArthur, which announced a $2 million competition as part of the effort.
$2 million digital media & learning competition
President Obama’s remarks
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