We keep busy.

We are passionate about our mission – and we’re excited to share all the great work we and our partners are doing to achieve it. Keep tabs on this space to stay up-to-date on the latest 100Kin10 happenings and announcements.

People are noticing.

We aren’t about tooting our own horn. But, we are dedicated to spreading the word about the great work of our partners and keeping STEM education front and center on the national stage. These media mentions feature 100Kin10 and our partners as we seek to provide all American classrooms with great STEM teachers.

Partners fuel this work.

100Kin10 partners use hard work, ingenuity, and a collaborative spirit to ensure that all students have access to the STEM learning that they—and our country—need and deserve. These stories are meant to give you an insider-look into how our partners use 100Kin10 to reach their above-and-beyond commitment and move the needle to overcome the big, system-level challenges that make this work so difficult.

We are making progress

Training 100,000 excellent STEM teachers in 10 years and making progress on the reasons for the persistent STEM teacher shortage is an audacious goal. With our bird’s-eye-view as the hub of the network working to achieve it, we have a unique opportunity to discern and amplify key trends in STEM education. Those insights, and updates on progress of the network as a whole, are all collected here.

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8 Ways To Be A Change-Maker

August 1, 2016

Forbes piece on what it takes to be a change-maker features advice from 100Kin10 Executive Director and Co-founder, Talia Milgrom-Elcott.

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America needs to support STEM education. Here are three ways business can make it happen

July 26, 2016

Talia Milgrom-Elcott, Executive Director and Co-founder of 100Kin10, and Blair Blackwell, Manager of Education and Corporate Programs for Chevron, co-authored an op-ed highlighting three areas as key to making things better for STEM teachers.

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As the race to expand STEM education enters its next lap, here are three ways to recruit and train more teachers

July 25, 2016

Talia Milgrom-Elcott, Executive Director and Co-founder of 100Kin10, writes about STEM teacher recruitment for the Hechinger Report.

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Get to Them Early: A Nice Pot of Grants for Teaching STEM in Elementary Schools

July 19, 2016

Inside Philanthropy covers the announcement of 100Kin10’s Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge Grant and highlights the importance of its focus.

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Coalition Offers $2 Million Grant for "Moonshot" STEM Early-Ed. Projects

July 14, 2016

Ed Week covers the announcement of the Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge Grant.

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Tech for tots and teachers: promoting STEM learning in preK-3 classrooms

June 28, 2016

The Hechinger Report features the 100Kin10 Fellowship, highlighting this year’s focus on active learning in early STEM education.

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SAPPHIRE NOW: Business and Education Collaborate to Impact our Future Leaders

May 18, 2016

100Kin10, SAP, and SAPPHIRE NOW attendees do some design thinking on ways in which STEM teachers and businesses can collaborate to bring the best out of students.

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Fletcher and Hughes: STEM education is vital to our future

May 11, 2016

Houston Chronicle runs op-ed by 100Kin10 partners Carol Fletcher, of the Center for STEM Education at UT Austin, and Kimberley Hughes, of the UTeach Institute at UT Austin.

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Obama Honors National Teacher of the Year, Calls for Higher Teacher Pay

May 3, 2016

Education Week features 100Kin10’s work in coverage of the White House celebration of Teacher Appreciation week.

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POTUS praise for teachers

May 2, 2016

POLITICO features President Obama’s announcement and 100Kin10 in its Morning Education tipsheet.

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Press highlights the President’s announcement of 100Kin10 gathering commitments to the 100K Teacher Goal

May 2, 2016

During the celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week and National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes, President Obama announces that 100Kin10 and partners are on track to prepare 100,000 excellent STEM teachers by 2021.

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Federal officials report 30,000 new STEM teachers have been trained, with commitments now in place to reach the 100,000 goal set by Obama.

May 2, 2016

EdScoop features 100Kin10 in a report on President Obama’s Teacher Appreciation Week announcements

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STEM network 100Kin10 to be featured by President Obama

May 1, 2016

EdScoop interviews 100Kin10 Executive Director Talia Milgrom-Elcott in advance of President Obama’s announcement.

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White House Active STEM Education Fact Sheet Recognizes 100Kin10 Efforts

April 20, 2016

White House recognizes 100Kin10 efforts to support innovation in the preparation and support of early childhood STEM teachers in Active STEM Education Fact Sheet.

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Answering the Call: How 100Kin10 Is Working to Add STEM Teachers to America’s Classrooms

April 12, 2016

The 74 features the work of 100Kin10 partners, including 2015 Fellows Washington STEM and The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for STEM Education.

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100Kin10 Featured Among White House Science Fair Announcements

April 12, 2016

White House Science Fair fact sheet includes updates on 100Kin10’s recent accomplishments.

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Number of new math and science teachers declining in California

March 22, 2016

EdSource shares the facts behind the recent decline in math and science credentials issued in California, and highlights the efforts being made to reverse the trend, including those of 100Kin10 partner California State University.

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100Kin10 ED Talia Milgrom-Elcott appears on 'Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller'

March 16, 2016

Lauren Schiller interviews 100Kin10 Co-founder and Executive Director about how 100Kin10 came to be and what drives its mission forward.

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For women in tech, it's been a so-so year

March 7, 2016

In honor of International Women’s Day, CNET takes a look at how the tech world is doing in its efforts to be more inclusive of women in the industry, highlighting some of the newest 100Kin10 partners in the process.

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STEM Teacher Prep Gets New Commitments

February 23, 2016

The Journal highlights 100Kin10’s new partners, featuring the commitments of Texas A&M University and Washington University in St. Louis.

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100Kin10 and Partners Contribute to the White House's Computer Science For All Initiative

January 28, 2016

100Kin10 and partners congratulate the President on his leadership and commit to the Computer Science For All Initiative.

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Bay Area Discovery Museum Awarded $380K Grant for Mobile Educational Lab

January 17, 2016

Marin Independent Journal features $380K grant to 100Kin10 partner Bay Area Discovery Museum awarded through 100Kin10 Fellowship

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Women In Technology: Closing the Gender Gap in STEM Fields

January 6, 2016

100Kin10’s Talia Milgrom-Elcott joins a CA World panel on closing the gender gap in technical fields, highlighting the important role K-12 teachers play in fostering curiosity in STEM subjects among girls before culture tells them otherwise.

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Nonprofit Determined to Train and Place 100,000 STEM Teachers by 2021

November 12, 2015

Education World highlights 100Kin10 partners’ efforts toward training and placing 100,000 STEM teachers by 2021.

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Wanted: 100,000 new STEM teachers

November 11, 2015

CNNMoney highlights 100Kin10 partners’ efforts to fill the gap of STEM teachers in American schools.