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Welcome to the New York State
STEM Education Collaborative

Established January 2009

April 21, 2015

New York State is a member of the STEMx coalition.

New York is a member of the new STEMx coalition of state STEM networks through Empire STEM. We are beginning to interconnect messages through states’ social media as well as STEMConnector and other national partners.

NYS STEM Ed Collaborative
2015 Summer Institute

July 12th - 14th

Building Futures From Pre-K to Careers

Come and Share Your Experiences With Us.

In The NEWS...

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Our Collaborative Institutes:
Summer 2014
Summer 2012
Summer 2010


Margaret's family have created a memorial website in her honor.

Margaret Ashida

Jun 15, 1956 -
Oct 5, 2014

NYS STEM Ed Collaborative
working definition of "STEM Education"

STEM Education refers to utilizing the NYS MST Standards in the teaching and learning of the Science, Technology Education, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines, in an innovative, integrated, collaborative, and applied fashion to a level of challenge sufficient for college and/or career readiness.

(Developed in part from the National STEM Initiative)


In The News...

  • April 24, 2015 at 1 PM EDT. Hubble National Teach-In Calling all teachers and students! Celebrate the Hubble Space Telescope’s 25th anniversary in your classroom with the Hubble National Teach-In.
  • SUPER SATURDAY STEM EXPO 2014 - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Expo, Hosted in HARLEM, NY
    On May 16th 2015, Community School District 5 in conjunction with Harlem Children’s Zone and Abyssinian Development Corporation will host their 7th annual SUPER SATURDAY STEM EXPO in Harlem.
  • Save the Date.. July 16 & 17, 2015: SEMI High Tech U Teacher Edition
  • More Students Earning STEM Degrees
    Driven by a growth in the "hard sciences"—such as computer science, engineering, and physical and biological sciences—the prevalence of STEM degrees increased between 2004 and 2014 at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels, according to a report from the National Student Clearinghouse.
  • Outlier Research & Evaluation at the University of Chicago was awarded a $1.8 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study the landscape of inclusive STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) high schools across the United States. The final study findings were recently released. Explore the report.
  • STEM 2015: Are We Losing Our Focus? by Anne Jolly · 01/20/2015
  • Now you can subscribe to the NYS STEM Collaborative Listserv
  • NASA Taps Student Teams to Simulate Human Exploration of Other Worlds - NASA is debuting a new engineering design challenge to engage students worldwide in the next phase of human space exploration. The NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge is a more complex follow-on to the successful NASA Great Moonbuggy Race.

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Editing suggestions and constructive comments should be e-mailed to: Bob Hazen (AMTNYS)

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