We actively support educational institutions, programming, and community activities that serve to identify, nurture and provide incentives in the development of tomorrow’s scientists, technicians, engineers and mathematicians.
Solutions related to STEM education
The Dow Chemical Company and Dow AgroSciences have joined hundreds of other organizations in an effort to support enhancements to STEM education and increase the number of young people entering STEM-related pursuits.
The objectives of the Dow AgroSciences STEM Education initiative include:
- Supporting educational institutions, programming and community activities that identify, nurture and provide incentives in the development of tomorrow’s scientists, technicians, engineers and mathematicians;
- Increasing student and public awareness of the significance of STEM in everyday life and as a career choice; and
- Enhancing recruitment and retention of qualified STEM teachers.
While Dow AgroSciences’ STEM-related efforts focus primarily on the needs of middle school, high school and undergraduate university students and teachers, we continue to collaborate with organizations to implement a comprehensive strategy leveraging proven and new STEM-education programs to benefit Pre-K-12 teachers and students.