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
- Guidelines for developing STEM School – Business/Industry Partnerships
- TY Opportunities
- MIC & Clare Education Centre to Enhance STEAM Learning in Schools
- Free Maths for STEM Certificate
- STEM – A World of Opportunities
- Women in Science
- Ireland’s Ecosystem for Diversity in STEM
- Unlocking Our Fossil Heritage at UCC
- I Get Paid To Do This
- Students with Disabilities and STEM Careers
Links to sources of STEM information
Courses in STEM areas