STEM Coalition Meeting: Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability – May 27

Posted by PA STEM Coalition on May 25, 2021

The last meeting of the PA STEM Coalition of the academic year will be this Thursday, May 27, 8:30 – 9:30 AM. Judd Pittman, Special Consultant to the Pennsylvania Secretary of Education for STEM, will facilitate a robust conversation. Our panelists will include Tamara Peffer from the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Megan Garner from the School District of Philadelphia, and Erin McCool from the Riverbend Environmental Education Center. Speaker bios.

The panel will cover topics such as:

  • What is the state of EE and EFS in PA? In the US?
  • How are the two disciplines interconnected?
  • How have these been integrated in PA’s evolving academic standards?
  • What are the career opportunities in either field?

For day-of questions, text or phone:

  • Betsy Payne, Manager, Philadelphia STEM Ecosystem Manager: 856-304-6295
  • Amanda Smith, Executive Director, ENGINE of Central PA: 814-360-9158

For general details or questions, please email Nancy Peter:

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