Information on STEM Careers
STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. STEM is important because it pervades every part of our lives.
Science is everywhere in the world around us.
Technology is continuously expanding into every aspect of our lives.
Engineering is the basic designs of roads and bridges, but also tackles the challenges of changing global weather and environmentally-friendly changes to our home.
Mathematics is in every occupation, every activity we do in our lives. By exposing students to STEM and giving them opportunities to explore STEM-related concepts, they will develop a passion for it and hopefully pursue a job in a STEM field.
Articles on STEM Careers
- Women in Technology Video
- McKesson Entrance Scholarship in CIT
- Smart futures New STEM Brochure and BTYSTE
- New Programme to Support Stem Teachers
- Keeping Girls Interested in STEM
- Technology helps students with Special Needs
- Women in the Tech World
- Seeking Competitive Teen Spirit for First Lego League in Ireland
- Future of STEM Education is Now
- Barriers to Girls Taking up Careers in STEM
Links to sources of STEM information
Courses in STEM areas