Using Collective Impact to Shape Environmental Education

In spring 2012, Earth Force received an exciting opportunity to build a Collective Impact strategy in the Midwest. Supported and funded by the Building Environmental Education Communities Small Grants Program through EPA Region 7, we awarded over $92,000 in grants to five communities throughout the Midwest. As a result, partners in Columbia, MO; St. Louis,[…]

Engineering Real World Solutions to STEM Challenges

Guest Post by Dot Moss, academic program director in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Clemson University When I was asked to facilitate a pathway for the 2014 Next Steps Institute focused on engineering and its role within STEM, I wanted to put emphasis on the idea of action. All certified engineering programs at the[…]