2017 GLBR STEM Summit Sneak Peek!

The Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance announced August 14th, 2017, that they will be hosting their second STEM Summit at Delta College on October 20th, 2017. Since the last STEM Summit in 2014, leaders from business and education joined forces under the leadership of the Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance to implement programming that would address recommendations from the STEM Impact Initiative study. This long term goal of the STEM Impact Initiative is to increase the number of students who are interested in and prepared to pursue STEM-related careers in the region. This one-day event will include a regional STEM update, a Computer Science/Coding panel, and breakout sessions. The Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance is excited preview a few breakout session that will grab the attention of a wide variety of professions from K-12 to businesses all around the GLBR.

Breakout Session Topics Preview:

Code.org

Cybersecurity

Career cruising/Career Development

Toolkit for co-op/intern/job-shadowing

Bus/Education partnership

Skilled Trades

Math Intervention programs

Early Childhood STEM and MORE!