TIME: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Abstract: Visit the Wild West and explore lessons learned from 6 statewide ecosystems in different stages of development. Examine benefits and challenges to leading STEM initiatives statewide, and the advantages and hurdles to developing regional hubs including funding, boundaries, rural outreach, accountability, and data collection and management. Discussions will include creative solutions to these […]
TIME: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Abstract: NASA is interested in ecosystems – not just the planetary kind, but the STEM Learning kind too. In 2020 a five-year project was funded by the Science Mission Directorate to bring together SLEs and NASA science engagement programs. This breakout will share findings from the first 18 months of the project, including four […]
TIME: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Abstract: Comprehensive strategies to establish STEM Education must analyze and act according to the characteristics of the area of interest, according to 4 strategic axes: – Inclusion with a gender perspective and focus on women – Workforce Development / 4th Industrial-Technological Revolution – Agenda 2030 – Innovation and Entrepreneurship Through them, we will guide […]
TIME: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Abstract: The challenge of bringing educational innovations to scale within one organization, let alone an entire STEM Ecosystem can be a daunting task. Furthermore, how can we ensure that we are scaling for equity? It is important to ask, “Who might we be leaving out?” and “What barriers are keeping us from affecting lasting […]
Forging the future through the Strengthening STEM Ecosystems Act. Leveling the playing field by ensuring broadband access for all. Working forward to inform the next STEM Strategic Plan. Developing a policy agenda and seeing policy in action.
Federal and State Governments shape the STEM Landscape through policy, investment, and priorities. What does this mean for STEM Ecosystems? Panelists: Moderator; Julie Stolzer Founding Director of STEM Ecosystems Louie Lopez Director, DoD STEM/ Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering Patti Curtis-US Department of Education/ Robert Noyce/Ellen Lettvin STEM Education Fellow Dr. Jacqueline E. Huntoon, […]