Growing the number of community collaborations involving school and business partnerships through the STEM BEST Program continues to be a goal for the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council. By helping...Read More about Iowa’s STEM BEST Future Workforce →
You’ve heard STEM education is essential, but have you ever thought about why? The STEM Council is launching its first ever podcast series, called STEM Essential. This five-part podcast...Read More about STEM Essential – Voices of Edu-nomic Innovation →
Family STEM Festivals have traditionally been fun-filled and educational events that spark interest in STEM in communities across the six STEM regions in Iowa. Festivals are held for learners of...Read More about Regional STEM Managers Adapt Family Festivals →
Each summer, hundreds of educators across Iowa attend professional development training to prepare for implementation of the STEM Scale-Up Programs during the upcoming school year. This year,...Read More about Scale-Up Professional Development Goes Online →
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our learning environments, workplaces, social gatherings and more. People around the world are looking at things through a new lens and rapidly making...Read More about STEM Teacher Externships on Track for Summer 2020 →
Fostering Equity in the STEM Classroom is a professional development experience for educators, administrators and community members prioritizing equity, diversity and inclusion.
Brought to...Read More about Fostering Equity in the STEM Classroom →
Still contemplating applying to become a STEM BEST (Business Engaging Students and Teachers) Program? Jeff Grebin from Stanton Community School District, an awardee of the 2019-2020 STEM...Read More about Far Reaching Benefits of STEM BEST →
As many Iowans are faced with the challenges of homebound learning, the STEM Council facilitated a Twitter chat to connect STEM educators and families to each other and to ideas.
There was...Read More about STEM Education through the Pandemic →