The STEM Advocacy Conference of Texas is a high school-based program that brings together like-minded students throughout Texas to advocate for increased government funding and support for STEM-aligned educational activities. -Sacot.org
We’re really excited about getting SACOT up and running in our own state, but we want to promote STEM advocacy on a national level.
Find out how your state is doing in terms of funding for public schools, STEM jobs available, and current proficiency in STEM topics. Data courtesy of National Center for Education Statistics, visualization made by QuadX.
Some resources to get you started on advocating for your STEM education in your own state:
An overview of what needs to happen to start your own advocacy organization. If you weren't already convinced it's worth the effort, this will convince. Also included are tips on how to reach out to your state representatives to get you started.
If we have you convinced that this is a cause worth working for, reach out to your state representatives to recruit them to your cause. You can use our custom letter as a template to reach out to them.