Did You Know...
Our companies need a competitive, technology-skilled workforce, but
enrollment in the “STEM” disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering
and Math is not keeping up with our job needs.
Let’s give our students the opportunities!
Inspire and support students to connect to technology educational and
career opportunities through corporate, community and academic
Formed in 2007, ConnectToTech volunteers are business professionals;
high school, middle school, and university educators; and supporters
from other community organizations.
We Do ...
Our volunteers have engaged with over 7,000 students to connect the
academic school day to real-world technology experience through
workplace tours and job shadowing, technology trade shows, presentations
by professionals, online information resource material.
The group played an integral part in the implementation of the
TechPREP and STEM Tech programs at Stony Brook University funded by the
Motorola Solutions Foundation to engage middle school girls from
under-served Long Island communities into a technology
Educators – contact us to learn how we can support your school
programs or offer workplace experiences for your students and check out
our web site for innovative program ideas and funding sources -
Business Professionals – contact us to learn more about how you
and/or your company can offer workplace tours, job shadows, and
in-school career event support to build our students’ experience.
Parents – check out our web site and bring the organization to the
attention of your school district.
Students – participate in one of our programs!