• October 23–24, 2012
  • McKimmon Conference & Training Center
  • Raleigh, NC

Bridging the Gap is a revolutionary conference about science, technology, engineering and math education in North Carolina. It will bring together:

  • Industry
  • Government
  • Other STEM Groups

Our goal is to strengthen K-12 and college STEM education throughout North Carolina.

By exchanging ideas, increasing communication, and sharing resources, we can put educators in a better position to serve students and the public.

Presenters include:

  • Tom Ross, President of the University of North Carolina system
  • June Atkinson, North Carolina Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Bruce Fuchs, Director of the NIH Office of Science Education
  • Naveen Sinha, from Harvard University’s Science and Cooking Lecture Series
  • NIH SEPA (Science Education Partnership Awards) recipients
  • North Carolina K-12 teachers
  • Informal science groups
  • STEM education funding organizations