On July 19th, the Chicago STEM Pathways Cooperative (STEM Co-op) convened virtually.
The Co-Op was pleased to welcome Kelly Greene, Chief Operating Office of SciTech Institute, to introduce Chief Science Officers (CSO’s), an international initiative that is coming to Chicago!!! CSO’s are 6-12th grade students who are elected by their peers to act as liaisons for STEM and innovation in their schools and community. In order to help bring CSO’s to Illinois, please make use of the Student Recruitment Flyer, Advisor Recruitment Flyer, & Nomination Form. Completed nominations must be sent to Co-op Director Sarah Tinsman at [email protected]
Organizations represented included ACT Now, Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago Learning Exchange, Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Student Invention Convention, City Colleges of Chicago, CSO International, The Field Museum, IEEE, Illinois Science Council, Shedd Aquarium, Simply Destinee, & Tutor/Mentor Institute.
August’s Topics include:
- South Side STEM Learning Landscape Mapping initiative, Argonne National Laboratory
- STEM Co-op Priorities & Function