Stakeholder Stories

Category: Stakeholder Stories

Strategic state investments in learning and workforce development
Government Stories

PAsmart grants help ecosystem deepen STEM learning, collaborative partnerships and career pathways. Pennsylvania looking to create better jobs for strong communities. The state leverages funding to support cross-sector partnerships with education and business leaders that will ensure a skilled, prepared workforce.

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It’s a Marathon not a Sprint
Government Stories

The state convenor builds a unified New Jersey voice on STEM learning and workforce development, something the siloed state hasn’t experienced yet. Building public awareness, the NJSPN has attracted significant attention from policy makers and legislators.

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Building Mathematical Mindsets
Business/Industry Stories

Math and science can be challenging, but with the right mindset, nothing is impossible! New Mexico’s cultural hub, the center of its ecosystem, is changing the way families think about math and science.

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Building Lasting Connections in Business
Business/Industry Stories

Hear directly from four ecosystem leaders, including a business leader, about best practices to build lasting connections with business leaders in your community. Tips include communicating your greatest needs to the right people within business and industry.

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A Special Tip About Business Connections from Great Lakes Bay Regional STEM Alliance Leader, Lori Flippin
Business/Industry Stories

Remarks at the Spring 2019 SLECoP Convening from Great Lakes leader, Lori Flippin, describe the power of business making a commitment to the families that work for them within an ecosystem dedicated to advancing family engagement.

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Advocating for STEM Education
Family Stories

Meeting families where they are, listening to their needs and baking in engagement strategies from the start - three ecosystems give practical tips to successful family engagement in this workshop summary.

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Parent Institute for Quality Education – A Workshop for Ecosystem Leaders
Family Stories

Vice President of Program Develop for PIQE walks an audience through the fundamentals of PIQE’s programs to build family capacity and trust to advocate for their children.

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PIQE Empowers Families With Strict Adherence to Treating Families as Equals
Family Stories, School (K-12) Stories

Driven by a philosophy based in Paolo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed, PIQE, the Parent Institute for Quality Education, shares tips for providers to keep families as equals at the table in their child’s education.

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The National Parent Teacher Association, PTA Reviews Scaling Programs – A Workshop
Family Stories

A National PTA expert walks convening attendees through best practices in scaling programs.

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A Workshop with Family Engagement Experts from the Chicago Pre-College Science and Engineering Program
Family Stories

This workshop identifies what keeps families coming back to the Saturday hosted program Chicago Pre-College Science and Engineering Program, ChiS&E.

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