West Sound STEM Network
West Sound STEM Network is a dynamic collaboration of educators, business leaders, and representatives from local government and the military, working to introduce and link students, teachers and the community to the vast array of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) resources in our region. As with other STEM Networks in Washington, the goal is to enhance student learning in these key academic areas. Our students' ability to understand and apply science, technology, engineering and math principles not only increases their understanding of the world, but also translates to innovation and advancement for local business and industry.
What the West Sound Network is doing:
Working cooperatively to implement STEM learning and strengthen STEM innovations in west Sound classrooms by:
Click here to see What's New with the West Sound STEM Network, read the Executive Summary from our business plan, or to view our Mission & Vision.
OESD 114 receives $450,000 NASA grant
Scholarships for low- and middle-income students majoring in STEM and Health Care.
Deadline: Feburary 28
Click here for details!
WaterWorks Program and STEM Outreach in CEE
Click here to link to the The Bridge, a newsletter from the department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington.
Annual STEM Showcase
Is your business or organization STEM focused? Learn more about the Network's annual STEM Showcase, which brings together nearly 70 booths and 2000 kids annually. Our next STEM Showcase is coming up on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Join us as a Booth Host or a participant!
Check out these great STEM-related opportunities below. Plus, find more events listed on the Upcoming EVENTS! page...
2016/2017 Lecture Series:
The Future of Oceans
Port Townsend Marine Science Center at Fort Worden State Park
Women in Science & Engineering
26th Annual Conference
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Workshops and presentations will be offered all day that speak to the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) educational and career opportunities. Women scholars of science and engineering at all levels are encouraged to attend. There are great opportunities to learn and network.
Click here for more info!
Video above: Students participate in the
2016 STEM Showcase Bridge Challenge