May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, celebrating the amazing achievements and contributions of AAPIs in the United States. Asian American and Pacific Islanders are a huge part of STEM in the U.S., with more than 18% of all AAPI workers being in STEM, compared to only 7% of total U.S. workers being in STEM jobs. See how you can learn more about AAPI heritage by reading more!
It’s also important to know once entering the workforce, that AAPI STEM professionals have the resources they need. Columbia Engineering has put together 50 free resources for PD, mental health, and more.
If you missed our announcement earlier this week, we are now proud partners with Brown Dog Gadgets! These hands-on projects combine art and STEM, are budget-friendly, and are ready to use right out of the box. Students get creative while having fun learning about circuitry and alternative power.
Brown Dog Gadgets products are popular in summer camps, after school programs, and STEM and art classes.