Coalition Statement on FY16 Budget Proposal

TweetThe Coalition issued the following statement on the Obama Administration’s proposed Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request, which would provide more than $3 billion for STEM education programs across the federal government.  The budget also proposes $200 million for the U.S. Department of Education’s Math and Science Partnership, a $50 million increase, and includes a substantial […]

Coalition Submits Testimony for Senate Innovation Hearing

TweetApril 29, 2013 The STEM Education Coalition submitted lengthy written testimony to the Senate Appropriations Committee for its hearing today entitled “Driving Innovation through Federal Investments.” The Coalition’s testimony emphasized the important federal role in supporting improvements in STEM education pipeline: “Our nation must expand the capacity and diversity of the STEM workforce pipeline to prepare […]

Coalition Issues 2014 Update to Core Policy Principles to Improve STEM Education

TweetApril 17, 2014 The STEM Education Coalition today issued a 2014 update to its Core Policy Principles, the document the Coalition uses to guide its public policy agenda.  The Coalition revises its Core Policy Principles every two years and this year’s revision strengthens its policy recommendations in a number of areas, including state-standards, teacher preparation, […]

STEM Education Coalition Supports U.S. News STEM Solutions

TweetWashington, DC—  The STEM Education Coalition is proud to announce its support of U.S. News STEM Solutions 2014—The National Leadership Conference, taking place in Washington, D.C. from April 23-25. For the third year, leaders in education, policy and workforce development will convene to advance the national STEM agenda. The longstanding mission of the STEM Education […]

Coalition Statement on FIRST Act

TweetWashington, DC:  The STEM Education Coalition issued the following statement on the FIRST Act, a bill introduced by the House Science, Space, and Technology Majority.  The bill would reauthorize major portions of the America COMPETES Act.  The Coalition testified before the Committee in November of 2013 on this bill and proposals to better coordinate STEM […]