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U.S. Education Official to Participate in Panel Discussion on Recruiting Teachers for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education


Contact:  
Elaine Quesinberry (Washington, D.C.) , (202) 401-3017
Julie Ewart (Chicago), (312) 282-4864 , julie.ewart@ed.gov


Event Date 1: March 31, 2011 07:00 am - 10:00 am

Michael Lach, special assistant for science, technology, engineering and math education to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, will participate in a breakfast panel discussion on “Creating a Talent Pool for Chicago and the Midwest: Driving Education in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)” hosted by the Executives’ Club of Chicago from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. CDT Thursday at the Fairmont Hotel. The discussion will be moderated by Max McGee, president, Illinois Math and Science Academy. Other panelists are Rick Stephens, senior vice president, The Boeing Company, and Curtis Tuckey, director of software development, Oracle Corporation. STEM teachers from school districts throughout Illinois are registered to attend, along with members of the local business and civic community.


Event 1
Who : Michael Lach, special assistant for STEM education to U.S. Secretary of Education
Rick Stephens, senior vice president, human resources and administration, The Boeing Company
Curtis Tuckey, director of software development, Oracle Corporation
Moderator: Glenn “Max” McGee, president, Illinois Math and Science Academy
What : Breakfast panel discussion on “Creating a Talent Pool for Chicago and the Midwest: Driving Education in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)” hosted by the Executives’ Club of Chicago
When : 7 a.m. CDT - Thursday, March 31, 2011
Where : The Fairmont Chicago
International Ballroom, 2nd Floor
20 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago
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