Discover how we're growing a future-ready Washington

Washington STEM advances excellence, innovation, and equity in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education for all Washington students.
Middle school students in the Tri-Cities get hands on with Career Connected Learning.

Discover how we're growing a future-ready Washington

Washington STEM advances excellence, innovation, and equity in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education for all Washington students.
Middle school students in the Tri-Cities get hands on with Career Connected Learning.
EQUITY THROUGH ACCESS + OPPORTUNITIES
The research is clear: a strong cradle to career STEM education prepares students for high-demand jobs and contributes to the vitality of their families, communities, and local economies. Founded in principles of equity, partnership, and sustainability, Washington STEM creates solutions and partnerships that bring STEM education to Washington students, especially those historically underrepresented in STEM fields like students of color, girls and young women, students living in poverty, and students living in rural areas.
Focus Areas
We use research and community insights to determine STEM focus areas, those critical junctures where our work and our partners can create the most impact on student lives.
Partnerships
We forge powerful partnerships to unleash our collective potential. Partners help us create and scale solutions for Washington students.
Advocacy
We are the go-to resource for Washington policymakers at the state and federal level, offering pragmatic, nonpartisan policy recommendations to improve STEM access and success.
The Power of our Statewide Networks

Our regional STEM Networks bring educators, business leaders, STEM professionals, and community leaders together to build student success and engage them with STEM career opportunities in their local area.

Learn more about our networks

The Power of our Statewide Networks

Our regional STEM Networks bring educators, business leaders, STEM professionals, and community leaders together to build student success and engage them with STEM career opportunities in their local area.

Learn more about our networks

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PRIORITIZING EQUITY ACROSS THE STATE
Driving impact across the state
Learn how STEM influencers are engaging students of color, girls and young women, students from low-income backgrounds, and students living in rural areas across the state of Washington.
STEM STORIES See All Stories
A Message from the CEO, Fall 2020
At the heart of what's driving us forward in these tough times are Washington students. Our work will continue, regardless of the circumstances, and we will move forward in re-imagining our education systems with equity as the driving force.
Shared Crisis, Uneven Impact
How does the COVID-19 pandemic intersect with the work of Washington STEM? In more ways than you might think.
STEM Networks host hands-on, future forward training for k-12 teachers
The Controls Technology Workshop immersed teachers in the basic concepts of Control Systems Technology by using toys as analogs for sensors and complex decision trees.
Charting Your Path to a Healthcare Career: Over 450 Students Connect to Healthcare and STEM
On October 16th, over 450 students attended Charting Your Path to a Healthcare Career event, hosted by the King County Healthcare Industry Leadership Table (HILT) and other community partners.
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