business

We need volunteers from the business community to help run these programs. For more information contact a SySTEMic Solutions STEM Education Coordinator.





The success of our program depends on sustained involvement from local businesses.



You can help ensure a robust STEM pipeline by investing in SySTEMic Solutions in the following ways:

STEM Career Activities

Host Industry Site Visits & Field Trips Offer Internships

Host VisitsCompanies like yours are needed to host one-day workshops and field trips for SySTEMic students in middle school and high school; providing opportunities to explore STEM education and industry more in-depth and to experience a workplace in operation.

Offer InternshipsTwo-week internships for high school students and full summer internships for college students. These are invaluable opportunities for students to apply their education in an industrial setting and are far more effective than any interview process in determining a student's abilities to fit within a company.

Provide Job Shadowing Support Professional Development for Teachers

Information Technology

Provide Job Shadowing for 2-3 students who will shadow STEM professionals for a day to develop a deeper understanding of careers within your industry.

Information Technology

Support Professional Development for teachers, such as Teachers In Industry, by hosting externships, hands-on workshops and developing a STEM teacher network to share best practices.

Participate in STEM Panels  

Information Technology

Participate in STEM panels that bring industry experts like you into schools to talk about your sector and job opportunities.

 

STEM COMPETITIVE ROBOTICS CHALLENGE

Mentor a Robotics Team Judge a Competition

Mentor

Mentor a robotics team and help students understand how robotics integrates vital STEM disciplines. Use your expertise to inspire leadership and teamwork.

JudgeJudge a competition such as Roboticon or FRC.

Donation and contribution

Donate Equipment Contribute Financially

Donate

Mentor a robotics team and help students understand how robotics integrates vital STEM disciplines. Use your expertise to inspire leadership and teamwork.

Contribute

Become a stakeholder and an Industry Champion for SySTEMic Solutions! Support us financially and see how the return on investment in terms of STEM talent entering the workforce will benefit your company in the near future. Our goal is to reach $5 million over the next three years.

Sponsor a Team  

SponsorSponsor a team or a school and help give STEM students a competitive edge.

 

How Do These STEM Career Activities Help the STEM Pipeline?

They provide invaluable experience for STEM students and help them understand what is needed in the workforce. They allow students the opportunity to advance more quickly in STEM and decide their course of action earlier than usual, solidifying their interest in a particular field so that they can develop industry specific skills.