MiSTEM Network

  • The MiSTEM Network of Eastern Upper Peninsula and Michigan STEM Network, provide leadership, curriculum support, professional development, and student services to educators in the school districts served by the Eastern Upper Peninsula Intermediate School District. It serves as a resource clearinghouse for educational materials and information. Center staff work to foster community involvement in the areas of mathematics and science. The Network Advisory Council has idenfied four pillars as necessary components to establish a system that will produce STEM-equipped students and educators:

    • Create a robust STEM culture 
    • Empower STEM teachers 
    • Integrate business and education 
    • Ensure high quality STEM experiences

EUP MiSTEM Region News and Events

  • Virtual Women of Aerospace event for K-12 and college students

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 5/7/2021
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  • Michigan Construction Career Days!

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 4/30/2021
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  • Career Opportunities at Precision Edge!

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 4/29/2021

    Precision Edge is an important EUP MiSTEM Region partner and there are opportunities for employment!  You can learn more about Precision Edge at the EUP MiSTEM Region Career Connections Page.

    Precision Edge job posting for new graduates

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  • Return North Professional Careers Fair

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 3/25/2021
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  • Osprey Technologies Job Announcement

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 3/22/2021


    Osprey Technologies is seeking a qualified composite shop technician:

    Osprey Technologies Job Announcement

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  • Goodbye to February - STEM News!

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 2/26/2021 8:00:00 AM

    GET-IT Connection Summit - On the Road!

    Michigan Council of Women in Technology

    If your students missed our 2020 Connection Summit, here's another chance for high school girls to develop professional skills and learn from our live IT Panel of businesswomen about technology innovations, careers and educational opportunities in tech.  This event will be a combination of rebroadcast videos and live, interactive sessions. 

     Date: March 9, 2021

    Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm

    GET-IT Connection Summit Registration - Registration Site


    Michigan Council of Women in Technology

    MCWT Robotics Grants

    MCWT supports girls in grades 4-12 by offering a series of $500 grants to all-girl teams participating in Robofest at Lawrence Technological University.  Applications being accepted now!

     MCWT Robotics Grant Applications - Apply Here

     GET-IT Program - Afterschool Club for Girls

    Girls Exploring Together - Information Technology

    GET-IT stands for Girls Exploring Together - Information Technology. It is an after-school team activity designed to encourage middle and high school girls to consider and ultimately pursue a career in information technology. The program runs from September through the end of the school year.  Students involved in the program explore a growing career field while enhancing their math and science skills, and confidence. GET-IT helps prepare them for college, strengthening teamwork, problem-solving and organization abilities. 

     GET-IT Program - Information Page

    MCWT Initiatives - Technology Programs for Girls

     Questions or Discussion - Contact Tammy Doroshewitz @


    Connect Industry to the CS Classroom

    Microsoft TEALS-

    Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) is a Microsoft Philanthropies program that connects existing classroom teachers with industry professionals to create a sustainable CS program at your school. The industry professionals provide the content to the teacher and the students, while the classroom teacher guides the lesson planning and takes on the role of lead learner. This unique professional development model empowers teachers to learn computer science from an expert in the field and eventually teach courses on their own. Many TEALS schools have teachers that have trained with and find that the combination of our programs has been beneficial to student success.

     We are currently accepting partner school applications for the 2021-22 school year. You can access the application at

    Check out our brochure

    Questions or Discussion - 

    Nitza Harpe (she, her) | 313.466.2102

    Regional Manager, Michigan


    Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS Program              

    Computer science in every high school

    Matt Williams (He/Him/His) I 313-246-1290

    Regional Manager, Detroit, MI | TEKsystems

    Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS Program

    Computer science in every high school

    Chuck Morgan (He/Him/His) I 313-774-3041

    Regional Manager, Detroit, MI | TEKsystems

    Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS Program

    Computer science in every high school


    Computer Science Workshops 

    The MiSTEM Network is excited to share multiple no cost opportunities to learn about computer science and implement curriculum at your district. provides curriculum and professional learning for AP Computer Science Principles (HS), CS Discoveries (MS), and CS Fundamentals (Elem). These robust professional learning opportunities will equip instructors with the necessary tools to implement new courses regardless of the educators background in computer science. 

     Join the growing 600+ educator network in Michigan!


    Middle & High School - Summer Workshop Details.

    This is a robust five day summer series followed by four follow up workshops throughout the school year to implement middle or high school computer science curriculum. 


    Elementary Workshop - Spring Workshop

    This is a 12-hour virtual learning series that instructors can learn how to implement computer science lessons at the elementary level. Great for first time computer science instruction.


    Questions or Discussion - Contact Larry Wyn -

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  • Talk Math to Me this week!

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 2/23/2021

    Talk Math 2 Me Flyer

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  • UP Environmental Education Grants

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 2/15/2021

    UP Environmental Coalition Environmental Education Grants

     Applications being accepted through March 1, 2021

     Are you a teacher with a great idea for getting your students interested in the environment? We invite you to make your idea a reality through our Environmental Education Grant program.

    For over 15 years, UPEC’s Board has approved grants of up to $500 to support educator-promoted environmental projects within schools or other educational organizations. In 2021, grant applications are due on March 1.

    UPEC believes this grant series is especially important because schools are strapped for dollars to do innovative environmental education programs.

    See complete information on the UPEC Education Grants Webpage

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  • MiSTEM Playbook Pilot Grant Opportunity!

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 2/14/2021

    New MiSTEM Grant for Schools

     MiSTEM Playbook Pilot Grants will go live later this week on the MISTEM grants webpage. Information is on the page and will continue to be updated.

    A Technical Assistance webinar will be 2/22/2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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  • Full STEAM Ahead: How Michigan Colleges and Companies are Advancing the Talent Pipeline

    Posted by Kevin St. Onge on 2/11/2021

    Full STEAM Ahead: How Michigan Colleges and Companies are Advancing the Talent Pipeline

    Click HERE to read about some STEAM initiatives in Michigan!

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