Bring a STEM Ambassador into your secondary school

| October 18, 2018

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By bringing a STEM Ambassador into your secondary school, you can play an essential role in engaging young people in STEM subjects and careers.STEM Ambassadors are an important and exciting free of charge resource for teachers and others engaging with young people inside and out of the classroom.  

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Founded in 1998, Knowledge Anywhere, Inc. is an award-winning company that has emerged as a leader in knowledge transfer through eLearning technology. The company uses innovative technology and top-notch consultants to offer products and services, including custom and mobile content development, virtual classrooms and course development. Clients use its solutions to facilitate the delivery of proprietary knowledge, employee instruction and product training dispersed to audiences via the web. Headquartered in Bellevue, Wash., Knowledge Anywhere's clients include Microsoft, Starbucks, Denny’s, Siemens, E&J Gallo, Synchrony Financial, Ford, Extended Stay America, and more.

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Founded in 1998, Knowledge Anywhere, Inc. is an award-winning company that has emerged as a leader in knowledge transfer through eLearning technology. The company uses innovative technology and top-notch consultants to offer products and services, including custom and mobile content development, virtual classrooms and course development. Clients use its solutions to facilitate the delivery of proprietary knowledge, employee instruction and product training dispersed to audiences via the web. Headquartered in Bellevue, Wash., Knowledge Anywhere's clients include Microsoft, Starbucks, Denny’s, Siemens, E&J Gallo, Synchrony Financial, Ford, Extended Stay America, and more.

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