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The Power of Storytelling for STEM
May 19, 2022

An introduction to why Storytelling works for STEM Once upon a time, there was a teacher and there were students. The teacher was supreme and all-knowing. The teacher had the answers for everything and the respect of the students.  Fact or fiction? Hard to tell. But if it were ever true, those days are long gone. Join this interactive and […]

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Business Partnership Development Boot Camp Session Description
May 17, 2022

Tuesday: 2:40 PM – 3:25 PM Session Two – Building a Partnership (Business) Videos from Strategic Advisory Council members on one of their sponsored events Presenters: Adding value, return on the investment – Reginald McGregor, Rolls Royce The cheat sheet (What’s in the an Annual Report; ) – Natalie Dusi, Qualcomm Research what is important (our locations, HQ, STEM engagement, […]

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Elevator Pitch Boot Camp
May 17, 2022

Tuesday: 1:45-2:30 PM Messaging or telling the story (for any type of funder) Messaging from Strategic Advisory Council leaders on why their organizations invest in the SLECoP Outline of Session Intro – Reginald McGregor, Rolls Royce Who are you (locally, nationally, mission, vision, your key partners, your sustainment etc)?- Casey Welch, Tallo What is the message  – Engagement not gifting […]

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Opportunity to observe Governor Whitmer’s Michigan STEM (MiSTEM) Advisory Council’s priority- setting open meeting
May 14, 2022

Governor Whitmer’s Michigan STEM (MiSTEM) Advisory Council will host their priority setting open meeting during the STEM Ecosystems June 2022 convening. The MiSTEM Council annually makes recommendations to the Governor, Legislature, and the MI Department of Education concerning changes to the statewide STEM strategy adopted by the Council for delivering STEM education-related opportunities to pupils. A summary of the data […]

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Building a Partnership (Business) – PT 2 | Videos from Strategic Advisory Council members on one of their sponsored events
May 14, 2022

Videos from Strategic Advisory Council members on one of their sponsored events Presenters: Adding value, return on the investment – Reginald McGregor, Rolls Royce The cheat sheet (What’s in the an Annual Report; ) – Natalie Dusi, Qualcomm Research what is important (our locations, HQ, STEM engagement, hiring talent, retaining talent the message  – Engagement not gifting – Marzell Brown, […]

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gROW Rowing STEM – Applied Sport Science
May 13, 2022

Time: 2:40 PM – 4:20 PM Developing STEM Competencies and Wellness With Applied Sport Science (RowingSTEM) A problem that STEM educators face is developing learning environments that are interactive and apply to real-world situations. Additionally, rowing is a sport that has not traditionally been available to under-resourced communities. The gROW Tulsa program provides access to rowing activities for under-resourced populations. […]

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BlocksCAD: Creative coding and math in a 3D environment
April 28, 2022

BlocksCAD is the fun, easy, and engaging 3D design tool that teaches students math and computer science skills. The platform provides a robust and versatile on-ramp and playground for academic and extracurricular pathways in programming, animation, design, mathematics, and more. It brings traditional quantitative subjects into an applied, collaborative, and creative environment, increasing access and interest to STEM subjects and […]

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Session: 12. STEM, Space and Science – Preparing & Inspiring Students for Careers that are Out of this World!
April 19, 2022

Abstract:   Let’s democratize space! To prepare students to think about the space economy, we have  partnered with the Club for the Future to launch a project, where ALL Florida students can  make a postcard depicting a problem on Earth that can be solved with access to space, and  have it flown as payload into space. Upon return to Earth, the […]

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Scoring With STEM
April 19, 2022

A Partnership Among the NeoSTEM Ecosystem, TIES, the Cleveland Cavaliers & the NBA Foundation The idea started with the Cleveland Cavaliers, a professional NBA Basketball team operating in Cleveland, Ohio. Leaders of the Cavs wanted to do something to give back to the community that has supported them. Specifically, they wanted to serve students and families who are often left […]

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Elevating the Voices of Our Future Innovators
April 19, 2022

Session Description: This session will detail how a participatory process–centering those closest to the problem in need of being solved–can yield field-level goals. This session draws from the massively diverse & participatory unCommission where 600 young people from communities excluded from STEM, focusing on Black, Latinx, and Native American communities, shared their experiences to help identify goals for the future […]

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