Advocacy

Triangle Coalition advocates on behalf of our members for Federal legislation and funding in support of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or STEM education. This page contains information on Triangle Coalition’s recent advocacy efforts. It also has information about how members can take action.

Current STEM Education Legislation

Triangle Coalition publishes regular, timely summaries on federal STEM education legislation and policy issues. To read summaries of recent legislative actions, check out our Legislative News.

Recent Actions by Triangle Coalition

Legislative Update Webinars

Past Events:

Friday, June 27, 2014 (Members only)
Topic: STEM Education in the FY 2015 Budget Request
Presenter: Della Cronin, Washington Partners, LLC
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Friday, March 14, 2014 (Members only)
Topic: STEM Education in the FY 2015 Budget Request
Presenter: Della Cronin, Washington Partners, LLC
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Monday, January 13, 2014 (Members only)
Topic: STEM Education Legislation in 2014
Presenter: Della Cronin, Washington Partners, LLC
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STEM Ed Caucus Steering Committee

Triangle Coalition is an active member of the STEM Ed Caucus Steering Committee, which works to strengthen STEM education at all levels by providing a forum for Congress and the science, education and business communities to discuss challenges, problems, and solutions related to STEM education.

Contact Congress

Triangle Coalition encourages its members and others to share their views on STEM education with their representatives.  The following links may be useful to you in reaching those who represent you in government.

Visiting your Members of Congress? Use this one-page summary as a “Leave Behind” or to help you with talking points on current STEM education legislation: Doing What’s Best for STEM Education in 2011

Download this free Legislative Handbook. Contents include: Communicating with Congress, How a Bill Becomes a Law, Advocacy Techniques.

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