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Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education

imageEducators and business leaders meet

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- More than 90 educators and business leaders reviewed the state of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education from elementary school through university programs at the STEM Forum hosted Dec. 8 by the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

Forum participants explored the near- and long-term economic and social implications of STEM education and career preparation in New York, and reviewed best practices in K-12, college and university, and business collaboration that support student engagement in these disciplines and careers

The forumtook place at St. Marie Among the Iroquois in Liverpool. Panel presentations and discussion sessions featured STEM practitioners speaking on economic and social benefits; K-12, university and business partnerships that promote STEM education; and partnerships and programs in science, technology, engineering and math education.

Additional information on the program may be found on the STEM Forum website. The forum was hosted by ESF Outreach, 470-6817.

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Release No. 31, December 7, 2005

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