STEM Careers

STEM in afterschool: Changing Perspective. Changing Lives

Learn about the impact of afterschool programs on young people's aspirations and skills in STEM with this article from the Afterschool Alliance. Youth can gain real STEM skills and learn that STEM is important and relevant to their lives through high quality afterschool programming.

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STEMExplore

Join EarthEcho International as they highlight relatable voices and exciting life experiences to make careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) come alive! EarthEcho strives to connect afterschool audiences to STEM professionals to serve as positive role models and inspiration to the next generation of STEMExplorers. STEMExplore online videos and Virtual Career Connections showcase diverse, female professionals in STEM careers.

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STEM Mentor Exchange

STEM MX is a resource that connects teachers and skilled volunteers together on projects. To get started, build a profile to be able to create a NEED or an OFFERING listing

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Citizen Science

Citizen science is scientific research conduced, in whole or in part, by the public. Engaging youth in citizen science is a great way to engaging youth in STEM careers. Create a local project or browse existing ones to collect data and get involved in your community today! 

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6 Citizen Science Apps That Use Your Phone to Help Aid Important Research

Citizen science uses the brainpower, resources, and devices of ordinary citizens to help gather data, solve scientific problems, and raise awareness. There are many citizen science apps that turn your smartphone into a science hub!

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Utah Community Science Projects

Curious about current community science projects happening around the state? Check out this citizen science database map for current activities. You can also help fill out the map if you are a part of a project that isn't currently listed.

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