Coalition Testifies to House Approps on NSF’s Education Programs

Today, the Coalition was invited to testify before Chairman Frank Wolf’s Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science on the role of the National Science Foundation in improving STEM education.   Here is the Coalition’s testimony: James Brown Executive Director STEM Education Coalition Spoken Testimony House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science March 22, […]

The White House Invites You to Join on a Budget Call to Discuss STEM Education

Dear Friends: On Thursday, February 16th at 6:30 p.m. EST, please join John P. Holdren, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology, and Sally Ericsson from the Office of Management and Budget, for a conference call to discuss the science, technology, innovation, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education components of the President’s […]

Twitter STEM Advocacy Toolkit

Twitter Advocacy Tool Kit Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) The STEM Education Coalition is advocating aggressively for a strong STEM focus in the House version of the ESEA reauthorization bill, which could see action in the House Committee on Education and the Workforce as early as next week.  The document contains […]

Take the STEM Ed Coalition’s State Survey

The STEM Education Coalition is gathering information on state developments in STEM education.  Please take a few moments and tell us what you know about what’s going on in STEM education in your state.  Our survey is not intended to be scientific or comprehensive, just a snapshot of what those of you out there in […]

Support the Math and Science Partnership Program

The Math and Science Partnership program, funded out of Title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, is the only dedicated STEM education program at the Department of Education.  The program is currently funded at a level of $175 million out of the Fiscal Year 2011 budget, but has been proposed for elimination by […]

Celebrate Computer Science Education Week

What Can You Do to Support Computer Science Education Week? Computer Science Education Week 2011 is a Call to Action to raise awareness about computer science education and computing careers. We want to give you some ideas of what you can do to support CSEdWeek! The first step is visiting http://www.csedweek.org/forms/sign/pledge-step1 and let us know […]