STEM Learning Ecosystems are a group of local cross sector stakeholders that leverage collective action to produce high quality STEM experiences for every learner building knowledge and skills in preparation for career. There are five nationally recognized Ecosystems in Pennsylvania by the STEM Funders Network:
Pennsylvania is recognized as a national leader in STEM education for its STEM Learning Ecosystems. Ecosystems include schools, businesses, community settings including out-of-school time programs, science centers, libraries and museums, and other environments that together create a vast array of learning opportunities.
Source: STEM Ecosystems