STEM 101: Intro to Tomorrow's Jobs
"The future of the economy is in STEM,” says James Brown, the executive director of the STEM Education Coalition in Washington, D.C. “That’s where the jobs of tomorrow will be.” Data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) support that assertion. Employment in occupations related to STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—is projected to grow to more than 9 million between 2012 and 2022...
Informal Education State Advocacy Toolkit
The STEM Education Coalition and the Afterschool Alliance have collaborated to develop a toolkit of materials to guide informal education advocates through the steps of engaging with state and local policymakers. We have included a range of background materials and fact sheets on key STEM and informal education topics...
STEM Legislation Tracker
Recently, the STEM Education Coalition Policy Team introduced an online federal legislation tracker. This tracker lists information about legislation in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives that pertains to STEM education. Check to see if your congressman has introduced STEM legislation!
A Message to Prospective Members
Interested in becoming a STEM Education Coalition Member? Please read this message from the Coalition's founding co-chairs. We hope you will take this opportunity and join us in developing and advancing a comprehensive STEM policy agenda at all levels of the education equation.