Introducing one of our NEW resources, our Mentor Resource for educators in the Greater Peterborough Area. Join us at 11 am on the First Monday of each month for Mentor Mondays! (Except January, it'll be the second Monday!)
We have chosen some of the very best FemSTEAM professionals in the area to become mentors to the girls in our local school system.
We invite you to reach out to use to request the Mentor(s) most appropriate for your class. We'll forward your email to the mentors with your request.
Email us, we'll do our best to return your email shortly.
To capture an Inventory of the Ecosystem including Events, Education & other Activities that foster a culture of engaging Females into STEAM and Skill oriented careers & close gaps where resources are limited.
To create a Roadmap to engage Business to Academia to Stakeholders to Parents to highlight opportunities and career options
Build Community Awareness of the movement to improve Female representation in STEAM and Skilled Trades
Enable actionable and experiential opportunities to consider these fields of education such as:
Clubs, Co-Op, special projects with SMEs, affiliate associations like Girls that Code, etc.
To improve the future of females to achieve success in education and employment with meaningful, quality & skilled work.
First Annual Awards
Hey PTBO Grade 7 & 8 Students! What does FemSteam mean to you??
Competition NOW OPEN!
Deadline Dec 2nd, 2020
10 Winners will be chosen and contacted by the end of 2020.
1) Create a Creative 1 to 2 min Video Link answering the question "What Does FemSteam Mean To YOU?"
2) Upload your video to YouTube and submit your link in the form here.
Who is Eligible?
Students who are in either Grades 7 or 8, attending (remotely or in-school) in the Peterborough Ontario area in the Fall of 2020.
Upon entering your submission, you are giving the FemSteamPtbo team explicit release to use your video submissions to promote FemSteamPtbo.
10 Students will be chosen and award by the end of this year.
- Media Release
- Invite to a special amazing fun and creative 2 Day Hands-On Workshop STEAM project at the Endeavour Centre
- 3 STEAM Experiential Monthly Packages by Servo Socks kids stem projects!