Archives: Eric Fingerhut

Columbus Education Commission’s Recommendations

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has bemoaned the state of Columbus schools. Mayor Michael Coleman agrees. He appointed an Education Commission last year to brainstorm ways to improve the city’s schools. This hour, we’ll discuss the Commission’s recent recommendations, and take a close look at how it’s spent the first of its $1 million budget

STEM Programs and the Shortage of Future Scientists and Engineers

Recent reports show that we have a shortage in students majoring in the the STEM areas: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But why? What’s the problem? And how are high schools and universities working to combat the issue?

STEM Programs and the Shortage of Future Scientists and Engineers

Recent reports show that we have a shortage in students majoring in the the STEM areas: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But why? What’s the problem? And how are high schools and universities working to combat the issue?