The Girls S.T.E.A.M. Institute,(GSI) is a nonprofit created to help educate, mentor and inspire young girls ages 12-17 to develop personal and professional power designed to foster curiosity, ideation and innovation leading to new future businesses in the STEAM industries.
We build diversity and inclusion for girls and their families which will work together to break down barriers to entry for women and girls for the fast-growing areas of opportunity within S.T.E.A.M. industries.
We invite you to support three of our major focuses in programming which act as building blocks to create positive impact through venture philanthropy, a traceable pathway to economic development.
> Girls S.T.E.A.M. Institute Online Learning Center-
The Online Learning Center will be open 24/7, free to students, and available in many languages. It will be self-paced and organized by disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Some of the courses planned are: Critical thinking, unconscious bias, financial management, Adaptive Learning, 21st Century leadership styles geared for team building and developing ideation. Personal and Professiona development tools are offered through micro-learning techniques which focus on new skills which can be applied to everyday experiences as life-long learners.
Girls S.T.E.A.M. Institute Podcast Series- "Steaming into the Future"Introducing a new podcast series of stories of women and girls in STEAM industries who have overcome challenges and successfully pursued business or career in STEAM and their words of advice.
Please donate or sponsor today!
With your help, we can work to eliminate barriers of access to resources which can ensure girls have many opportunities for them to be successful in STEAM industries. We don't want income or where one lives be a barrier to knowlege for girls and their families which is why we are offering our programs online. Our future plans include providing mentorship programs through initial online connections and in person "Meet Ups" with subject matter experts in our communities.
Thank you for your support in advance,
Diane McClelland, Founder/CEO
Girls S.T.E.A.M. Institute