Space Coast (SC) Women In Defense (WID)

Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Education Council

The Space Coast (SC) Women In Defense (WID), chartered the SC STEM Education Council on October 14, 2013.  Our council strives to connect STEM needs with STEM resource from our partners:  Local Industry, Colleges and Universities, Civic Leaders

Our SC STEM Education Council was formally establish on October 15, 2013.

The Central Florida STEM Education Council (CFSEC) is a collaborative effort between academia, industry, professional organizations and government, with a long term objective of increasing the technical workforce for the security and continued growth of the United States. CFSEC strive to develop a unified STEM program to include mass communication, mentorships, and resources for parents, students, and educators through on-line and event venues.


The Space Coast (SC) Women In Defense (WID), SC STEM Education Council, member of the USAF and DOD, joined with members of WiSE, to put on a two-day symposium to support and foster a diverse science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce.  The event was hosted by the Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) located on Patrick AFB FL (Sept 10-11, 2014).

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The Canaveral Council of Technical Societies is a voluntary, not-for-profit association of engineering, technical, and scientific societies that support members who live and work along Florida’s Space Coast. The purpose of CCTS is to promote and support the activities of the technical, scientific, engineering, and professional organizations of the area in a manner that will enhance the identity and professional stature of the member societies.

Brevard FIRST

The Space Coast STEM Education Council works closely with Brevard Public Schools (and others) to enhance parental and student awareness of programs designed to enhance our future workforce.  We do our best to connect the dots between student needs and community resources.  We have met with your Brevard Schools leaders on many occasions-they are fully committed to our district students.  It is important that parents are aware of the programs available to their children, beginning is 6-7th grade, to prepare them for many great High School programs.

Brevard Public Schools’ Career & Technical programs will get you going in the right direction. Name an occupation. Whatever field you choose, chances are there’s a class — or even an entire course of study — that will give you relevant experience with the latest technology. You’ll gain knowledge, experience and confidence as you explore careers from the inside out.