STEM Ed Coalition Statement on Senate Passage of Immigration Bill

To All Congressional Offices- The STEM Education Coalition issued the following statement on Senate Passage of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act (S.744): “Our Coalition is delighted that the bipartisan immigration reform bill passed by the Senate contains a set of provisions that support systematic improvements in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) […]

Minnesota Education Group Applaud Sen. Franken’s Efforts to Champion STEM Education

June 7, 2013 The Honorable Al Franken U.S. Senate 309 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510 Dear Senator Franken: On behalf of the Minnesota Science Teachers Association, thank you for your leadership in the Senate with Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education issues.  We applaud your efforts to improve STEM education and retain […]

STEM Ed Coalition Statement on Strengthening America’s Schools Act ESEA Legislation

To All Senate Offices- The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pension’s will soon meet to mark-up the Strengthening America’s Schools Act, a bill that would reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.  Our Coalition issued a statement praising today’s action in the Committee to advance education reform: “The STEM Education Coalition is pleased […]

Coalition Supports Sen. Merkley’s STEM College and Career Ready Budget Amendment

To All Senate Offices:  On behalf of the STEM Education Coalition, I urge you to support the Merkley Amendment to the Senate Budget Resolution to “create a reserve fund to expand, enhance, or otherwise improve science, technology, engineering, math, and career and technical education.”   The amendment language and a summary are attached to this message. […]

Support National Engineers Week

To All House Offices- I am writing to urge you to co-sponsor and support a resolution authored by Rep. Daniel Lipinski honoring National Engineers Week. Engineers are an incredibly important part of the American workforce. Engineers are also a crucial link in research, development, and the transformation of scientific discoveries into useful products — and […]