Community Organizations and Government
Why should I get involved with EMSP?
EMSP envisions an East Multnomah County community where children, youth, and adults have equitable access to and are engaged in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) learning that results in a skilled workforce and increased economic opportunity.
Every student, regardless of where they live in Oregon, deserves access to the learning experiences that will inspire you to be innovators and prepare you to help solve the challenges of tomorrow.
As an actively contributing partner of EMSP, you will have the unique opportunity to gain valuable skills, knowledge, and connections through fun and interesting STEAM activities in and out of school; learn about high-wage, high-demand jobs in our region accessible through STEAM education; and Contribute to the future of STEAM education by joining EMSP in a variety of leadership roles.
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The above Partner Commitment Form surveys will input you as a partner in our dynamic map system. If you want to update your directory and map entry AND your organization has already completed a Partner Commitment Form in 2020, please reach out to EMSP atÂ firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ for a link to your personalized form, instead of creating a new one.
Common Sense MediaÂ educator training and curriculum allows educators toÂ learn the basics of teaching students how to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in the digital world.
NASA for EducatorsÂ Â strives to â€œinspire and motivate students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematicsâ€ by supporting education in the Nationâ€™s schools and to â€œengage the public in shaping and sharing the experience of exploration and discoveryâ€ by supporting informal education and public outreach efforts.
Raspberry PiÂ is a series of credit card-sized single-board computers developed in the United Kingdom by theÂ Raspberry PiÂ Foundation to promote the teaching of basic computer science in schools and developing countries.
ISTEâ€˜sÂ mission is to empower learners to flourish in a connected world by cultivating a passionate professional learning community, linking educators and partners, leveraging knowledge and expertise, advocating for strategic policies, and continually improving learning and teaching.
Â Scratch for EducatorsÂ prepares educators to lead theirÂ students through projects using Scratch to code their own interactive stories, animations, and games. In the process, youth learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively â€” essential skills for everyone in todayâ€™s society.
Mindset WorksÂ is the global leader in growth mindset training for educators and students, leveraging the pioneering research of co-founders Carol Dweck and Lisa Blackwell. The mission at Mindset Works is to enable a world in which people seek and are fulfilled by ongoing learning and growth.
News and Events
STEM Equity Ally Workshops: Implicit Bias and Microaggressions
February 12, 2020 9:30 am - March 4, 2020 12:30 pm
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We believe that every student, regardless of where they live in the East Multnomah County area, deserves access to learning experiences that will inspire them to be inventors and prepare them to help solve the challenges of tomorrow. Donate to support and build more opportunities for children all throughout East Multnomah County.
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