North Carolina is poised to lead the nation with vibrant STEM-based education and economic systems. It is time for North Carolina to connect the many "islands of excellence" across the state into a bright future for all its citizens and communities. To build and maintain the world-class workforce needed to ensure economic prosperity in a global market, North Carolina must focus on the following three priorities and measure our progress against these strategies:
- Priority 1: Increasing our student, educator and institutional STEM Achievement
- Priority 2: Gaining and sustaining broader community understanding and support for education innovations that support our economic needs
- Priority 3: Connecting, leveraging & increasing STEM Resources across public and private sectors to improve our citizens and their economic future
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13 FEB 2012