How to become a STEM Ambassador

Griffith Sciences STEM Ambassador Program

Griffith Sciences launched a high school partnership program in 2014. The program aims to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Queensland secondary schools. A school appointed Program Coordinator will liaise with Griffith Sciences and lead a team of selected student STEM Ambassadors. Griffith Sciences will work closely with the Program Coordinator and STEM Ambassadors to develop a strategic plan to engage students and peers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

 

Griffith is offering:

  • STEM education support and opportunities
  • Griffith University Academic Mentor
  • Youth STEM Conference
  • Team building
  • Leadership training
  • Strategic plan
  • Science events and activities throughout the year
  • Support throughout the year to implement schools individual strategic plan
  • STEM Ambassador badges
  • Online promotion
  • Science on the GO! website and social media outlets

 

STEM Ambassadors

A group of school appointed aspiring leaders selected to engage peers in STEM and to improve STEM education in their school.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with Griffith University to promote STEM in the school community
  • Work with Griffith University to engage the school community in science events and activities
  • Represent/support peers at Griffith Sciences annual events (Science and Engineering Challenge, Science Trivia etc.)
  • Submit regular updates and reviews to Science on the GO! to be used on the Science on the GO! website and social media outlets

 

STEM Ambassador Program Coordinator

A school appointed program coordinator.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Griffith Sciences STEM Ambassador Program point of contact
  • Support STEM Ambassadors to promote STEM in the school community

 

 

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Contact Sally McPhee: s.mcphee@griffith.edu.au

 

Download the 2017 STEM Ambassador Program as a PDF here – 2017-stem-ambassador-program-web