Northwest Iowa Regional STEM Newsletters
|2012-2013 Scale Up News|
The Governor’s STEM Initiative infused 2.7 million dollars statewide to support high quality, research based STEM programs in both formal and non-formal educational settings. The Northwest Iowa STEM newsletter serves as a focal point for regional updates on STEM Professional Development opportunities, Contests and Challenge events associated with Scale Up programming and information about the implementation phase of this process.
|State of STEM in Iowa Updates|
The STEM Advisory Council is a forty-member partnership between all stakeholders in STEM acros the state of Iowa, including public and private sectors, higher education leaders, preK-12 educators and elected officials. The Northwest Iowa Regional Newsletter will include highlights and links to important news in STEM at the state level.
|National STEM in the News|
The urgent need to invigorate STEM educational pathways for our next generation of scientists, engineers, technicians and skilled workers is not confined to Iowa! The entire nation is recognizing the importance of revitalizing STEM. The Northwest Iowa Regional Newsletter will link to trending or trendy national STEM news.
|In My eSTEMation|
The Northwest Iowa STEM Manager, Kari Webb, provides a unique perspective on STEM in our region. Each newsletter provides an opportunity to highlight the good work of the educators, coaches, business partners and students who are bringing STEM to life in Northwest Iowa. In my eSTEMation, the story of STEM in Northwest Iowa is a story worth sharing!