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President Obama Launches 'Educate to Innovate' Campaign for Excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (Stem) Education [November 23, 2009]   [open pdf - 48KB]

"President Obama today [November 23, 2009] launched the 'Educate to Innovate' campaign, a nationwide effort to help reach the administration's goal of moving American students from the middle to the top of the pack in science and math achievement over the next decade. Speaking to key leaders of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) community and local students, President Obama announced a series of high-powered partnerships involving leading companies, foundations, non-profits, and science and engineering societies dedicated to motivating and inspiring young people across America to excel in science and math." This press release also includes a brief discussion on the following public-private partnerships: Time Warner Cable's "Connect a Million Minds" Campaign; Discovery Communications' "Be the Future" Campaign; Sesame Street's Early STEM Literacy Initiative; "National Lab Day," Bringing Hands-on Learning to Every Student; National STEM Game Design Competitions.

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2009-11-23
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