#OTGYpsi: A Unique Educational Center In the Works For Ypsilanti Focused On STEAM

Apr 14, 2021

In this week's "On The Ground Ypsi," Lisa Barry and project manager Sarah Rigg talk to Scott Heister, Southeast Regional Director for Mi STEM and a co-founder of the American Center for Innovation.  He talks about the proposed program to work with kids and encourage them to pursue real jobs in STEM fields and providing "cradle-to-career opportunities."


Resources:

Concentrate Ann Arbor

Sarah Rigg's Feature Article: Grassroots effort aims to build magnet STEAM school in Ypsilanti Township

Mi STEM

Washtenaw Promise

Ann Arbor SPARK

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