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2019 NYS STEM Ed Collaborative is a Success!

August 01, 2019

News - Aug19 - NYSGoodwinThe NYS STEM Ed. Collaborative’s Summer Institute, held at Alfred State in Alfred, New York, from July 28 to July 30, enjoyed another successful, well received program. Thanks to ITEEA NY Affiliate Representative, Chuck Goodwin, DTE for representing ITEEA while also working as CoChairperson of the Summer Institute.

Keynote speakers included:

  • Dr. Anthony Collins- President of Clarkson University,
  • Dr. Robert Rogers Distinguished Teaching Professor at SUNY Fredonia
  • SUNY Chancellor Dr. Kristina Johnson, provided an outstanding extended experience for our attendees.

The Margaret Ashida STEM Leadership Awardees are pictured below and represent 5 different areas within education.

  1. K-6 Education
  2. 7-12 Education
  3. STEM Workforce
  4. Higher Education
  5. School District Level

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Congratulations to Lisa, Leona, Jim, Jennifer and Ellen.

Awardees are selected from various STEM HUBS and from members of the NYS STEM Education Collaborative.

Margaret Ashida was an exceptional leader who established the Empire STEM Learning Network that involves 10 different STEM HUBS around N.Y.S. She then went on to take the lead with a 22 State Consortium named STEMx. She died unexpectedly during a deep sea diving accident.

Learn more about upcoming NYS STEM Ed Collaborative and Summer Institutes at