The term is typically used when addressing education policy and curriculum choices in schools to improve competitiveness in science and technology development. To Help promote STEM in Ireland we have added a STEM events calender on our Events page
"The observation, identification, description, experimental investigation, and theoretical explanation of phenomena "
"The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes, especially in industry"
"The branch of science and technology concerned with the design, building, and use of engines, machines, and structures"
"The study of the measurement, properties, and relationships of quantities and sets, using numbers and symbols."
"The aim of the Digital Youth Council is to work alongside businesses and government to give young people a voice in STEM & to promote STEM to young people "
The DYC has been working over the past number of months to continue its push for more young people across the country to look at future careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), but also just to develop their own interest in the subjects.
The Digital Youth Council is expanding to become a body across the island of Ireland and is seeking new members passionate about boosting science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) in their schools.
Silicon Republic has been named official media partner for the Digital Youth Council for 2015. Silicon Republic will be the first source of news for all things Digital Youth Council this year.
Ireland made history once again on 25 August, when Europe’s first Digital Youth Council was launched, council member and award-winning young scientist Ciara Judge reports.