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STEM Enrichment activities spark student interest in STEM from the earliest grades through high school. They also provide experiential learning opportunities for educators. Our programs are great for students and teachers from all backgrounds and interests, and are designed to complement classroom learning and teaching by providing exciting, engaging, hands-on experiences. EXPLORE
STEM Competitions are designed to expose students to scientific research methods and engineering principles in an interactive, hands-on way, and enables them to compete for recognition, scholarships and awards. EXPLORE
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May 7, 2019
At this year’s Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS), students from across the country gathered to compete for scholarships and recognition in the fields of environmental science; life sciences; biomedical, cellular and molecular sciences; medicinal, behavioral and health sciences; engineering; mathematics and computer science; physics; and chemistry and material sciences.
May 2, 2019
By: Michele Williams, executive director, SECME In order to break down the many barriers faced by minority and underserved students who dream of a career in STEM, we must build programs that make sense to them, programs that show real life applications and the benefits of pursuing a STEM education.
April 12, 2019
As college approaches, deciding which major you are going to pursue can seem overwhelming, and with hundreds of STEM pathways available, knowing which path is right for you can seem like an impossible choice to make.
April 11, 2019
On behalf of the Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP), Battelle is seeking an experienced partner interested in developing new and innovative ways to execute the AEOP science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) apprenticeship and Workforce Development Program,
April 8, 2019
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) has long been an invaluable AEOP partner through their support in eCYBERMISSION and Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science (GEMS). This year, NSTA has expanded their reach and taken on the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS).
April 3, 2019
By: Sandra Yarema In addition to preparing their research projects and presentations for the Southeastern Michigan Regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS), high school students in the Wayne State College of Education Upward Bound Program (COE UB) spent their summer learning about a variety of STEM careers available right in their own backyard.