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AZTC Foundation CSO Program Needs SciTech Jedi Volunteers

Posted on: Jun 28, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

Make a transformative impact on STEM education in Arizona middle and high schools. Volunteers are sought to serve as “SciTech Jedi Mentors” for the Chief Science Officers (CSO’s) at the CSO Summer Institute. Don’t let the title scare you – anyone can help mentor these young CSO’s. Volunteers will work in shifts to informally coach…

AZTC Foundation CSO Program: National Technology Field Trip Day

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

A 7th-grade member of Arizona Technology Council Foundation’s Chief Science Officer (CSO) program is credited with a creating a new National Technology Field Trip Day that connects students with private industry and higher-education organizations.Sage Foreman, a student at Centerra Mirage STEM Academy in Goodyear, suggested his idea to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey and the White…

Arizona SciTech Festival Volunteers Needed

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

The Arizona SciTech Festival is seeking volunteers to help spread the word about science, technology, engineering, and math, and assist with survey data collection done by the STREET Team.Volunteers can work at just one event or on multiple occasions during the SciTech Festival season in February and March. For more information, contact Festival Assistant Director…

AZTC Foundation 2017 Initiatives to Support STEM Education

Posted on: Dec 22, 2016 | By: Lauren Witte

The Arizona Technology Foundation has been working diligently throughout 2016 connecting the state’s technology industry with our local workforce and STEM education programs. These efforts have helped us define six initiatives for 2017 to strengthen Arizona for the future. These initiatives include:The Arizona SciTech FestivalThe Arizona SciTech Festival is a statewide celebration of science, technology,…