Mutli-sector leaders are joining together to elevate a national STEM conversation and put an educational plan for the future of the workforce into action.
Anchor/Signature and Supporting
A dynamic coalition of industry partners have joined together with Discovery Education to impact the culture of STEM education in the K 12 environment nationwide. With a common goal to empower educators to teach STEM effectively in the classroom, foster and promote equity and access to quality education, and build the next generation of solution-seekers with intentional focus on racial and gender equity within this pipeline. Anchor Partners have built the foundation to launch the STEM Careers Coalition in November 2019. The continued addition of Signature and Supporting Coalition Partners bolster industry diversification and numerous opportunities for student and educator engagement centered around STEM and career / workforce development.
American Petroleum Institute
API is the only national trade association representing all facets of the natural gas and oil industry, which supports 10.3 million U.S. jobs and nearly 8 percent of the U.S. economy. API’s more than 600 members include large integrated companies, as well as exploration and production, refining, marketing, pipeline, and marine businesses, and service and supply firms. They provide most of the nation’s energy and are backed by a growing grassroots movement of more than 47 million Americans. API was formed in 1919 as a standards-setting organization. In its first 100 years, API has developed more than 700 standards to enhance operational and environmental safety, efficiency, and sustainability.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners, defense, space and security systems, and service provider of aftermarket support. As America’s biggest manufacturing exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in more than 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.
Chevron is one of the largest oil and natural gas companies in the world, with 140+ years dedicated to the development of energy that improves lives and powers human progress. Chevron is constantly working to provide reliable, affordable, and ever-cleaner energy for millions of people around the world. In keeping with its people-focused mission, Chevron’s success is driven by its diverse workforce, and their commitment to getting results the right way: by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies, and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth.
Microsoft is the world’s largest software maker and an industry leader in the development, manufacture, licensing, support, and sale of computer products, consumer electronics, and related services. Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more, by enabling digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. Microsoft is committed to empowering people everywhere with digital skills for success, by working to close the digital skills gap and build a more inclusive and equitable workforce.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) is a nonprofit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. ASME supports a diverse and inclusive engineering community through equitable learning resources, the development of codes and standards, certifications, research, conferences and publications, government relations, and other forms of public outreach.
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines. Our Purpose is to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. We believe the best way we can achieve our Purpose is to put science at the centre of everything we do. Science defines who we are. It is why we come to work every day and is part of our DNA. But this is only half of the story. We know that we do not have all the answers. We want to share ideas because we believe it results in better medicines. We want the way we work to be inclusive, open and collaborative. This approach runs through all that we do.
Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives. With a commitment to solutions that help customers and communities build a better world, and a history of innovation dating back over 100 years, Caterpillar has become the largest global presence in the industries it serves. The Caterpillar Foundation is dedicated to creating the human, natural, and basic services infrastructure needed to advance sustainable progress and improve living standards worldwide.
For more than 200 years, DuPont has been innovating around you, while continually reinventing itself to bring technology-driven solutions to our customers. Right now, we are focused on helping customers advance their best ideas and delivering specialized products and solutions to transform industries and everyday life. From helping electric cars charge faster and go farther to meeting life’s essentials for clean water, we’re around the world, working side by side with industry leaders in safety, healthcare, electronics, mobility and construction, to help you thrive today.
Established in 1962, The PepsiCo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of PepsiCo, invests in the essential elements of a sustainable food system with a mission to support thriving communities. Working with non-profits and experts around the globe, we are focused on helping communities obtain access to food security, safe water and economic opportunity. We strive for tangible impact in the places where we live and work—collaborating with industry peers, local and international organizations, and our employees to affect large-scale change on the issues that matter to us and are of global importance.
Procter and Gamble
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company, and it has gone on to become the largest consumer goods company in the world. P&G provides branded products and services of superior quality and value to improve the lives of the world’s consumers. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty, Grooming, Healthcare, Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. P&G is committed to celebrating diversity and equity in its workforce, building collaborative partnerships, respecting human rights, and sourcing responsibly.
Stanley Black & Decker
For the builders and protectors, for the makers and explorers, for those shaping and reshaping our world through hard work and inspiration, Stanley Black & Decker joined forces to bring together the best of the best to create practical, meaningful products and services that make life easier—empowering people to do better, safer, more significant work. Innovation and excellence have powered our success, but SBD knows there’s more we can do for the world and those who make it.
The AES Corporation is a Fortune 500 global energy company accelerating the future of energy. Together with our many stakeholders, we're improving lives by delivering the greener, smarter energy solutions the world needs. Our diverse workforce is committed to continuous innovation and operational excellence, while partnering with our customers on their strategic energy transitions and continuing to meet their energy needs today.
Arconic Foundation partners with nonprofit and community organizations to strengthen its communities by enhancing education through skill-building learning experiences, promoting environmental sustainability, and advancing social equity. Arconic Foundation is independently endowed and invests in the communities of Arconic Corporation. Arconic Corporation is a leading provider of aluminum products that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial, packaging, and building and construction markets
Keysight Technologies nurtures the next generation of engineers. With more than 80 years of a rich history of innovation and over 1700 US and foreign patents issued or pending, Keysight operates in more than 100 countries around the globe, served by a passionate and diverse workforce of more than 13,000 employees. With a vision of helping to build a better planet, Keysight takes our corporate responsibility efforts to heart, employing environmentally sustainable and socially responsible operations.
Sanofi is a global life sciences company committed to improving access to healthcare and supporting the people we serve throughout the continuum of care. From prevention to treatment, Sanofi transforms scientific innovation into healthcare solutions, in human vaccines, rare diseases, multiple sclerosis, oncology, immunology, infectious diseases, diabetes and cardiovascular solutions and consumer healthcare. More than 110,000 people at Sanofi are dedicated to make a difference on patients’ daily life, wherever they live and enable them to enjoy a healthier life.
Discovery Education is committed to providing engaging and relevant STEM content for students to thrive and learn. Discovery Education’s interest to partner with like-minded organizations who are engaged in meaningful STEM education provides the opportunity for Content Partners to join the Coalition to further support student and teacher engagement with STEM. Content Partners will support expanded student impact while sharing existing inspirational and high-quality content and provide subject matter expertise to Coalition partners and Discovery’s broad education ecosystem.
In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, many industries made significant pivots in everyday operations, thanks to employees who utilized valuable STEM and problem-solving skills. The Coalition is expanding our storytelling lens to spotlight STEM professionals who found solutions to make the world a better, and safer place. We are inviting innovative companies to join us in creating "STEM of COVID-19" solution-seeker career resources that will add a diverse perspective on STEM industry solutions to the global challenge.
Trusted industry advisors and subject matter experts are critical partners supporting the mission and vision of the STEM Careers Coalition. Association partners are active thought leaders who enhance the every-day work of the Coalition and provide valuable perspective and insight to areas of critical alignment.
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