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Upstate SC STEM Collaborative Meeting - 08/31/2016

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Meeting presentation from our quarterly meeting in August of 2016. Our main focus for today is welcoming new members and getting feedback for future planning and committees.

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Upstate SC STEM Collaborative Meeting - 08/31/2016

  1. 1. Upstate SC STEM Collaborative Meeting August 31, 2016 Special Thanks: • Accelerate Learning • Roper Mountain Science Center
  2. 2. Meeting Agenda August 31, 2016 I. Introduction & Welcome II. Review of Organization III. Our Priorities IV. Feedback & Goals V. Community Happenings Welcome!
  3. 3. The central mission of the Upstate SC STEM Collaborative is to pursue opportunities and possibilities in STEM education to promote workforce development in the Upstate region of South Carolina. Review of Organization OUR MISSION
  4. 4. TIMELINE November 2011 STEM Symposium: Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow’s Professionals December 2011 STEM Action Session January 2012 Industry identified a need for an organized team in the Upstate January 2013 Upstate SC STEM Collaborative is formed March 2012 STEM Steering Committee April 2015 iMAGINE Upstate July 2016 Science On the Move joins the team! Review of Organization
  5. 5. EARLY PRIORITIES 1. STEM Asset Map 2. Volunteer Network 3. Mobile STEM Lab 4. Large Community Intervention Review of Organization
  6. 6. SUPPORTING PROJECTS 1. STEM Asset Map STEM Linx 2. Volunteer Network STEAM Tech Teams 3. Mobile STEM Lab Science On the Move 4. Upstate STEM Festival iMAGINE Upstate Review of Organization
  7. 7. 2017 PRIORITIES 1. Revisit our solution to STEM asset mapping • Dynamic mapping • GIS data • Decision-making tool 2. Volunteer Network • Increase our network • Create tools to help streamline efforts • Provide resources for new programs Our Priorities
  8. 8. 2017 PRIORITIES (2) 3. Mobile STEM Lab • Continue to support Science on the Move • Explore new possibilities 4. Upstate STEM Festival • Continue to grow • Focus on impact • Become a national model Our Priorities
  9. 9. WHAT DO YOU WANT TO SEE? Doing more together… Feedback & Goals
  10. 10. Happenings 1. Science On the Move • STEM Mentors needed • Email Katie @ korishe@clemson.edu 2. Lowcountry Update • Charleston STEM Fest (2/11/17) • STEM Café’
  11. 11. Happenings 3. Dremel 3D Printers for students • New resources • Developing guides for teachers
  12. 12. 4. Professional Development & Education • Ten at the Top Upstate Summit (9/13/2016) • Next Steps Institute (9/26/16 – 9/28/16) • SC Future Minds 9th Annual Public Education Partners Conference (10/14/16) 5. Attend or Get Involved • 1Spark! (9/2/2016 – 9/3/2016) • ECPI Manufacturing Day (10/5/16) • Second Saturday - Superhero Science (10/8/2016) • Science + YOU Exhibit opening (9/17/2016) Happenings
  13. 13. UPSTATE SC STEM COLLABORATIVE Doing more together… Contact Sarah @ sarboga@clemson.edu! Happenings
  14. 14. Upstate SC STEM Collaborative Meeting August 31, 2016 Special Thanks: • Accelerate Learning • Roper Mountain Science Center

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