2 SITF has delivered on a BIG INNOVATION to help solve the STEM shortfall: The STEM 2.0 Movement
3 #STEMJobs STEM Education can get you one of 8 million jobs by 2018. 80% of the fastest growing occupations require STEM skills.
4 #ITisDigital 71% of STEM Jobs are in Computing. CS majors earn a much higher starting salary, and continue to earn more throughout their career.
5 TECHNOLOGYMANUFACTURING#CSEd2CRETAILComputer Science can unlock a wide variety of careers across all industries & sectors.CSENERGYFINANCIAL SERVICES++many moreFOOD & AG.
6 How has the Digital Fluency CP evolved so far? Frame the challenge for Digital FluencyQ22013Validate challenge through primary researchQ2 2013Identify and engage subject-matter expertsQ3 2013Convene expert roundtable and brainstorm solutionsSeptember 2013Utilize STEMconnector communications channels to spread messaging and gain tractionOct-Dec 2013Create microsite to host research, articles, and recommendationsDecember 2013Commission agency to produce white papers with policy recommendationsDefine blueprint and roadmap for continued work on Digital FluencyQ & beyondOutput=recommendations and solutions to help solve for the STEM shortfall
7 How has the Digital Fluency CP evolved so far? Focus: ‘Identifying scalable, replicable solutions for CS Education’Q1 2014Validate challenge through primary researchQ1 2013Identify and engage subject-matter expertsQ2 2013Convene expert roundtable and brainstorm solutionsMay 2014White paper highlighting state and local solutionsOctober 2014Create microsite to host research, articles, and recommendationsUtilize STEMconnector® communications channels to spread messaging and gain tractionOct-Dec 2014Define blueprint and roadmap for continued work on Digital FluencyQ & beyondOutput=recommendations and solutions to help solve for the STEM shortfall
8 Round Table 1 Round Table 2 Round Table 3 CS Education & Careers in the U.S.: Assessing Progress & Moving ForwardSeptember 6, 2013Round Table 2CS Education in the U.S.: Effective Strategies at a State, City & Local LevelMay 16, 2014Round Table 3CS Education in the U.S.: Model Programs, Schools, Teachers, Students2015Micrositeon.tcs.com/CSEd2CMicrositeon.tcs.com/CSEd2CTown Hallon.tcs.com/STEM2013-GplusEventTown HallDecember 10, 2014(CSEdWeek)White Paperon.tcs.com/STEM2013PDFWhite Paperon.tcs.com/STEM2014PDF
9 Creating Digital Fluency, State by State, City by City Launched during TCS NYC Marathon Leadership Forum – October 31, 2014STEMconnector® Town hall – December 10, 2014Social media channels to draw attention to the White Paper & Microsite
10 Next Steps on Digital Fluency CSEdWeek STEMconnector® Town hall – December 10, 2014Global Jobs Summit, Digital Fluency Panel – January 14, 2015Digital Fluency Round table: Model Programs, Schools, Teachers, Students – Q2 2015Big IdeaDevelop experiential learning opportunities, that provide much needed industry context by tapping into the niche of SITF member organizations.