Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Re: [Yasmin_discussions] Fwd: STEAM - CTE briefing

Full STEAM Ahead!!!

On 19 July 2017 at 20:10, roger malina <rmalina@alum.mit.edu> wrote:

> yasminers
>
> well well- the US government cant decide anything
> but tomorrow they are holding public hearings on stem to steam !!!!!
>
>
> roger
>
> Hello,
>
>
>
> We want to make you aware of a briefing tomorrow that is being hosted
> by the STEAM Caucus and the CTE Caucus. The briefing will begin at
> 10:00 a.m. in 2212 Rayburn. Panelists and members of Congress will
> discuss opportunities to integrate arts and design skills into CTE
> programs, and they will discuss the value of teaching students
> creative thinking along with in-demand technical skills.
>
>
>
> Please RSVP to adrian.anderson@mail.house.gov or
> patrick.hester@mail.house.gov.
>
>
>
> Thanks,
>
>
>
> Adrian (Rep. Bonamici) and Patrick (Rep. Stefanik)
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> The Congressional STEAM and CTE Caucuses invite you to…
>
>
>
> A Briefing on STEAM and CTE:
>
> Adding "Art and Design" to STEM Career and Technical Education
>
> Thursday, July 20, 10am – 11am
>
> 2212 Rayburn
>
>
>
> Dear Colleague,
>
>
>
> As co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional STEAM and Career and
> Technical Education Caucuses, we invite you and your staff to a
> briefing entitled STEAM and CTE: Adding "Art and Design" to STEM
> Career and Technical Education on Thursday, July 20, from 10am-11am in
> 2212 Rayburn.
>
>
>
> Art and Design offer new models for creative problem-solving and
> interdisciplinary partnerships and help distinguish American products
> in a global marketplace. In classrooms and industry, Art and Design
> play an essential role in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
> (STEM) education, advancing STEM research and strengthening American
> innovation.
>
>
>
> STEAM education incorporates art into STEM curricula by using
> project-based teaching to foster students' creativity, design
> thinking, tech literacy, collaboration, and problem-solving. This sets
> students up for success in STEM fields and helps them develop the
> tools to be successful in post-secondary education and in the
> workforce.
>
>
>
> This briefing will highlight the ways incorporating STEAM into CTE
> programs will help America develop a thriving education to career
> pipeline.
>
>
>
> Panelists include:
>
>
>
> · Babette Allina, Director of Government Relations, Rhode
> Island School of Design
>
> · Theresa Peterson, Manager-External Affairs & Technology
> Programs, GE Global Research
>
> · Danielle Meyer, Technology and Engineering Teacher,
> Washington and Lee High School
>
> · Daniel Grumbles, Student, Arlington Public Schools
>
>
>
> We need innovators, thinkers, and creative problem-solvers to succeed
> in the global economy of the 21st Century. We hope that you will
> attend this briefing to learn about the value of adding Art and Design
> to CTE. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Kerry
> McKittrick with Rep. Langevin at Kerry.mckittrick@mail.house.gov or
> Adrian Anderson with Rep. Bonamici at Adrian.Anderson@mail.house.gov.
>
>
>
>
>
> Sincerely,
>
>
>
>
>
> Jim Langevin
> Suzanne Bonamici
>
> Member of Congress
> Member of Congress
>
>
>
>
>
> Glenn 'GT' Thompson
> Elise Stefanik
>
> Member of Congress
> Member of Congress
>
> _______________________________________________
> Yasmin_discussions mailing list
> Yasmin_discussions@estia.media.uoa.gr
> http://estia.media.uoa.gr/mailman/listinfo/yasmin_discussions
>
> Yasmin URL: http://www.media.uoa.gr/yasmin
>
> SBSCRIBE: click on the link to the list you wish to subscribe to. In the
> page that will appear ("info page"), enter e-mail address, name, and
> password in the fields found further down the page.
> HOW TO UNSUBSCRIBE: on the info page, scroll all the way down and enter
> your e-mail address in the last field. Enter password if asked. Click on
> the unsubscribe button on the page that will appear ("options page").
> TO ENABLE / DISABLE DIGEST MODE: in the options page, find the "Set Digest
> Mode" option and set it to either on or off.
> If you prefer to read the posts on a blog go to
> http://yasminlist.blogspot.com/


--
Bronańč
_______________________________________________
Yasmin_discussions mailing list
Yasmin_discussions@estia.media.uoa.gr
http://estia.media.uoa.gr/mailman/listinfo/yasmin_discussions

Yasmin URL: http://www.media.uoa.gr/yasmin

SBSCRIBE: click on the link to the list you wish to subscribe to. In the page that will appear ("info page"), enter e-mail address, name, and password in the fields found further down the page.
HOW TO UNSUBSCRIBE: on the info page, scroll all the way down and enter your e-mail address in the last field. Enter password if asked. Click on the unsubscribe button on the page that will appear ("options page").
TO ENABLE / DISABLE DIGEST MODE: in the options page, find the "Set Digest Mode" option and set it to either on or off.
If you prefer to read the posts on a blog go to http://yasminlist.blogspot.com/