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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)

The Mission of STEM Education:  

To promote Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, biomedical, geo science, bio chemistry, engineering) including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services

 

To Accomplish this Mission:

 

The complete STEM education program will support students:

  • Through high quality classroom and laboratory instruction

  • Development of premier leadership, personal growth, and career success

  • Enhanced opportunity to build career skills

We aspire for excellence as we recruit, prepare and encourage individuals to pursue life skills through STEM education.

 

We serve the community and inform them about STEM, the needs, opportunities and challenges, as well as provide life long career skills.

 

STEM programs will respond to community needs and Kansas' STEM needs. It should prepare students to enter the workforce and to participate as leaders, innovators, and managers in a global economy.

 

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, biomedical, geo science, bio chemistry, engineering) including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services. - See more information on The 16 Clusters Website.

Statewide Articulation Agreements

The state-wide articulation agreements are listed below by post-secondary institution. The name of the document includes the name of the post-secondary institution and the pathway addressed in the agreement. Click on the title of the document to open the document and examine the details of the agreement.

Wage & Employment Information

The following documents highlight occupational outlook within the areas named in the title of the document based on the 2010-2020 Kansas Occupational Outlook Study and the 2012-2013 National Employment Occupational Outlook Handbook. Click on each title to open.

STEM 
Cluster Lead

RJ Dake
(785) 296-7285
rjdake@ksde.org

STEM
BioChem/Green/Hazmat
Matt Krehbiel
(785) 296-8108
mkrehbiel@ksde.org

STEM
BioMedical (Interim)
RJ Dake
(785) 296-7285
rjdake@ksde.org

STEM
Cartography/Geospatial/Spatial Mathematics
RJ Dake
(785) 296-7285
rjdake@ksde.org

STEM
Engineering & Applied Math
RJ Dake
(785) 296-7285
rjdake@ksde.org

 

 

Deputy Commissioner
Brad Neuenswander
(785) 296-2303
bneuenswander@ksde.org

Director
Career, Standards and Assessment

Scott Smith
(785) 296-3142
sesmith@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education
Jay Scott
(785) 296-3951
jscott@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Academic Standards
Jeannette Nobo
(785) 296-2078
jnobo@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Assessment
Beth Fultz
(785) 296-2325
bfultz@ksde.org

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