News and Events

Explore the latest news about the STEM Careers CoalitionTM and the latest information from the STEM industry. Stay tuned for more information from our Corporate Partners on closing the educational access gap and inspiring all students have the chance to achieve career success.

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Celebrating World Ocean Day

World Ocean Day is June 8, 2021. To celebrate, the STEM Careers Coalition is inviting students to explore the power of water, investigate how they rely on it each and every day and discover their role in conserving it for generations to come. As students splish-splash their way through summer, they can meet interesting people working in water-related STEM careers, uncover some of the planets greatest water challenges and dive brains-first into action-packed activities.

Family Activities

Bring the joy of discovery to life in the comfort of home with a variety of exciting digital learning explorations that help students put STEM skills into action.

Water Clarity

Water Clarity

Dive into the importance of water purity with a household experiment in which families work to successfully filter water...Learn More

Manual Maintenance

Manual Maintenance

Refresh your understanding of personal water consumption by diving into the subject of handwashing...Learn More

Precision Irrigation Design Challenge

Precision Irrigation Design Challenge

Delve into the challenges of irrigation in agriculture, industry, and at home by designing an irrigation system from...Learn More

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Colaboration

Get students thinking creatively about improving their communities using the game-changing potential of collaborative robots. Working in teams, students will create a job posting that highlights the role...Learn More

Classroom Activities

Access the no-cost, standards-aligned classroom activities to support future career success for all students. Each activity features important STEM skills and a step-by-step guide for implementing activities into your classroom. Explore the resources today.

From Rigs to Reefs

From Rigs to Reefs

Students will discover how offshore oil rigs are repurposed to create artificial reefs. They will conduct research and create an infographic explaining why fishermen, divers, and others are concerned with the removal of these structures...Learn More

Water Solutions

Water Solutions

Students get a clear idea of the issue of water scarcity, while exploring their own original solutions to help create easily-accessible clean water. They will utilize everyday materials found at home to create, build, test, and optimize...Learn More

Every Drop Counts

Every Drop Counts

Students explore the components of irrigation systems used around the world. They will investigate the challenges of different systems and develop an understanding of how irrigation systems can both contribute...Learn More

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