The Science & Policy Exchange Working Group convened STEM students and experts representing perspectives from academic, government, and private sectors to discuss current challenges and opportunities in Canadian STEM Education. Students voiced many issues on the current delivery of their STEM educations. By adopting some of the solutions and strategies summarized in this white paper, universities as well as policymakers, funding bodies, and other stakeholder groups can improve the quality, competitiveness, and learning experiences of STEM graduates and can better prepare them to enter the workforce.
Communiqué de Presse accompagnant la sortie du rapport Perspective étudiante sur l’enseignement des STIM au Canada, ainsi que son dévoilement à la Conférence sur la Politique Scientifique Canadienne (CPSC) à Ottawa
Paul Dufour's article in the Hill Times discusses the importance of groups like SPE in shaping the future of policy.L'article de Paul Dufour dans le Hill Times discute de l'importance des groupes comme DSP pour le futur de la politique
- Breaking news- Science Minister officially launches search for Canada's Chief Science Advisor! Scope of position includes both advising government and bringing science to the public. Applications due end of January!
During his keynote at our the following day at our STEM working group, Dr. Gluckman noted that New Zealand would greatly benefit from developing an initiative like Science & Policy Exchange - this wasn't just a statement. Yesterday, the New Zealand Science Policy Exchange had its first official meeting!
Watch CSPC interviews from our President, Directors, and VPs discussing important science policy issues and, of course, the #SPEWhitePaper
Reconnaissant une similarité entre notre rapport STEM et leur dossier Un Doctorat... et après?, l'Acfas m'a demandé d'écrire un court article décrivant les motivations qui ont poussé DSP/SPE à organiser une consultation d'étudiants en STEM et soulignant les points saillants du rapport.
SPE is starting its elections process for the coming year and is looking for motivated and driven individuals to join our executive and to put into action our plan for 2017-2018! Deadline for nominations is June 21 2017.