STEM Briefing Series: Rural STEM Education

STEM Briefing Series: Rural STEM Education

Thursday, February 24, 2022



Rural STEM Education
Opportunities, Obstacles and Resources

The U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Agriculture invite you to join us on Thursday February 24th to learn more about the beauty and diversity of rural communities. Hear from programs and partnerships that are working together to support rural STEM learning.

When: February 24, 1:00 - 2:30PM ET


Host: Melissa Moritz, Afterschool and Summer Learning Fellow, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education


Leslie Poynter, Group Leader, Rural Education Achievement Program

Dr. Allen Pratt, Executive Director, National Rural Education Association

Dr. Pam Buffington, Director of Rural STEM Initiatives, EDC


Antonio Tijerino, President & CEO, Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Jeff Sallee, National Program Leader, Division of Youth and 4-H, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Regina B. Schofield, Director of Corporate Engagement and Education Outreach for Battelle, Representing 100Kin10’s Rural STEM Education Project Team

A closed-captioned recording will be available 48 hours after the event. If you require other accommodations to participate in this event, email or call 202.453.6768 by February 18, 2022.


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Thursday, February 24, 2022 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Registration Open Date: 

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Registration Close Date: 

Friday, February 25, 2022