Submission to Optimising STEM Industry-School Partnerships issues paper

In its submission to the Optimising STEM Industry-School Partnerships: Inspiring Australia’s Next Generation Issues Paper, the MCA has urged the STEM Partnerships Forum to support the Productivity Commission’s recent recommendations for reform across the Australian education system in its final report to the COAG Education Council. 

These reforms support skill formation linked to an open, high quality education system able to prepare people with the right skills for technology adoption, use and diffusion.

To support the mineral education sector,  the minerals industry also invests in established programs supporting attraction of young learners to science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) pathways. Supported programs include teacher professional development, outreach initiatives and online resource development

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