ACCESS STEM

Applications open for 2020-2021!

ACCESS STEM connects educators and industry for powerful professional learning. The 2020-21 program includes a summer 2020 workplace immersion and monthly after-school team meetings through the 2020-21 school year to build learning materials for students. Teams include educators, industry partners, and a mentor teacher.

Participants can earn up to 100 STEM integration clock hours and a $1,500 stipend.

Who is eligible to apply?

  • 4th-12th grade educators from any subject area from our member districts and South King County Roadmap districts (Auburn, Federal Way, Tukwila)
  • School counselors, librarians, instructional specialists, and TOSAs

For additional program details, visit our ACCESS STEM page. To apply for the 2020-21 program, complete this form by April 24, 2020.


After School STEM Academy (ASSA)

After School STEM Academy is an engaging, hands-on STEM expanded learning opportunity for elementary and middle school students facilitated by industry volunteers to build 21st Century skills and awareness of STEM careers and career pathways.

Any teacher or school employee from our member districts is eligible to host a session.


Natural Leaders Wednesday Wonderings

The first Wednesday of every month from 8:30 – 9:30 am

Wondering about the Natural Leaders program? How it works? How to build a program? What is working for other districts? What it looks like in middle and high school?

Join the Wednesday Wonderings video chat to get questions answered. Can’t join live? Email your questions to be answered during the session to jennifer@wabsalliance.org. All Wednesday wonderings will be recorded and made available to watch later.