We need volunteers from the business community to help run these programs. For more information contact a SySTEMic Solutions STEM Education Coordinator.
If you are a teacher, SySTEMic Solutions provides you with excellent professional training opportunities. There is a gap between academic preparation (what is taught) and professional development (what is needed) for participation in the STEM workforce of the future. Check out these great programs for teachers:
SySTEMic Connections EducatorsIf you are a high school teacher in STEM, we can pay you a stipend to facilitate STEM activities at your school. You share our goal of keeping STEM a priority for high school students and often work in tandem with our regional education coordinators.
Professional DevelopmentProfessional Development supports you by providing STEM specific coursework, hands-on workshops and developing a STEM teacher network to share best practices such as interdisciplinary curriculum mapping, project based learning and integrative STEM.
GWU Teachers in IndustryExperience firsthand the work environment that you are preparing your students! SySTEMic Solutions coordinates summer teacher externships with top regional businesses.
For more details go to http://teachersinindustry.gwu.edu.
For more information contact a SySTEMic Solutions STEM Education Coordinator.