Danvers students say STEM has changed their career paths

The Salem News | June 07, 2019

For Cassandra DiNardo, an introduction to engineering class at Danvers High School changed her entire career plan. I'm pursuing engineering when I never thought I'd be, DiNardo, a senior at the school, told Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito during a student panel Thursday. Polito was in town to announce a $150,000 skills grant for Danvers High to expand its STEM offerings through Project Lead the Way, a nonprofit that designs science, technology, engineering and math curricula for school systems. On Thursday, she visited Project Lead the Way classrooms and talked to students about their experiences. In the fall, Danvers High will start offering programs in business and finances, environmental and life sciences, health care and social assistance, information technology, and manufacturing. For students, it means more hands-on classes or real-life experiences that could steer them toward a specific career.

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) play a critical role in Australia’s ability to innovate, expand, and remain a competitive force globally. While often associated with the university sector, the report Australia's STEM Workforce released by the Office of the Chief Scientist on Australia's STEM workforce shows that the vocational education and training sector provides more than two thirds of Australia's STEM workforce.

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) play a critical role in Australia’s ability to innovate, expand, and remain a competitive force globally. While often associated with the university sector, the report Australia's STEM Workforce released by the Office of the Chief Scientist on Australia's STEM workforce shows that the vocational education and training sector provides more than two thirds of Australia's STEM workforce.

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