Randy Pench/ rpench@sacbee.com

Former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, right, and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson talk to members of the news media at the first annual STEM symposium at the Sacramento Convention Center on Monday, November 18, 2013 in Sacramento, Calif. The science, technology, engineering, and math symposium had a “Share Fair” in which teachers demonstrated how they teach science and technology in the classroom.

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