Philanthropists Charles Phillips & Karen Phillips | Phillips Charitable Organizations

Phillips Charitable Organizations is a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation providing financial aid for single parents, students interested in engineering, and wounded veterans. Founded by Karen and Charles Phillips, the charity strives to deliver assistance and opportunities to all worthy engineering students, single parents and US Military veterans.

This Is How the Latest Research Could Revolutionize How We Teach Math

Mathematics teaching has changed significantly in recent years. Digital tools for teaching mathematics emphasize problem solving, game playing, and hands-on learning. Also, collaboration and critical thinking have gained importance. Now, the latest research in mathematics education could further revolutionize the way we teach math to children . . .  by having them use their fingers.… Continue Reading

Students Excel on National Technology and Engineering Exam

In recent years, many educators have designed special programs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines for middle school students. For example, one exciting STEM initiative in North Carolina brings middle school students on a tour of local businesses and academic institutions focused on STEM fields. Efforts such as these seem to be paying… Continue Reading