- Jul. 28, 2014 - OAKLAND, Calif. --
Science, Engineering and Mathematics Link Inc. (SEM Link) through its Math and Science Career Academy will launch the STEMport Parent Group in August 2014. The STEMport group is an online platform that provides parents with opportunities to attend webinars, obtain resources and connect with other parents on various STEM education topics. Educators, community leaders and STEM professionals that are interested in STEM education are also invited to join the STEMport group. STEMport launches with its monthly Twitter Chat on Tuesday, August 5 at 4:00-5:00 pm PST (7:00-8:00 pm EST/6:00-7:00 pm CST/5:00-6:00pm MST) with the hashtag #STEMport on SEM Link twitter page (@semlink).
The STEMport program will also include a monthly webinar and resource list sent via email for paid subscribers. The subscription fee is $10 per month. Individuals can sign up for the STEMport program by completing the online form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1eAPtxFZr1jkyCIPwfdjF4kP2...
). "The STEMport program is a result of your feedback of STEM education supporters. Parental support is a huge component of achieving our mission of promoting student achievement and career exploration in math and science for K-12 students” as stated by Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith, Founder and Executive Director. “The STEMport Parent Group will create a space for parents to acquire and share knowledge on various STEM education topics using online platforms”. For more information about the STEMport Parent Group, feel free to contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or via telephone at (888)600-6294.
About SEM Link
Science, Engineering and Mathematics Link, Inc. (SEM Link), a tax-exempt national nonprofit organization, founded in 2005 by Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith in Atlanta, Georgia on the premise that exposure to members of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) communities is critical to student achievement and career exploration in math and science. Our two core programs, Experimental Design Program
and Math and Science Career Academy
, enhance the STEM educational experience for K-12 students by providing them with opportunities to engage in hands-on STEM activities, explore STEM careers and learn about real-world applications of STEM. Since our inception we have served thousands of youth in Atlanta, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Washington DC Metro Area. Like SEM Link on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/semlinkinc
) and follow @semlink on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/
semlink) or @semlink on Instagram (http://instagram.com/
semlink). For more information about SEM Link visit our website at www.semsuccess.org or email us at email@example.com.