STEM: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH
In 2005, former Supervisors Mark Church and Rose Jacobs Gibson established the Math and Science Workgroup and Innovation programs to promote and improve student achievement and teacher excellence in math and science employing creative strategies to engage and inspire students.
Currently, Supervisors Carole Groom and Warren Slocum Co-Chair the Math and Science Workgroup and Innovation programs. The workgroup continues to encourages collaborations between the County, Cities, schools and businesses to build a strong workforce responsive to changes and demands in STEM innovation.
1. Second Round of Funding Released on October 13, 2017: The 2017-18 Math and Science Teacher Innovation grant funds 4th-6th County of San Mateo teacher's STEM projects for their classroom or afterschool program. For more information and the grant application please click here.