May & June Monthly Update

June 1, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about our inaugural graduating class of 2020, remote learning both in school and during Extended Hours, and more!   Return to 49ers SLI News Page → … Read More

April Monthly Update

April 20, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about how the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute has transitioned to distance learning and some of the amazing projects SLI students have been working on.   Return … Read More

Goals for Education

April 6, 2020College Readiness, News

Goals for Education Presented by Wells Fargo Bank and the San Jose Earthquakes, and powered by SVEF, Goals for Education offers up to 20 scholarships of $1500 to high school seniors who demonstrate a commitment to physical health, financial literacy, and STEM education. For every goal the San Jose Earthquakes score during the regular season, … Read More

March Monthly Update

March 15, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about FIRST Tech Challenge robotics teams, Synopsys Science Fair going virtual, and classroom updates and projects.   Return to 49ers SLI News Page → Go to … Read More

February Monthly Update

February 20, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about recent speakers at SLI, our Science Showcase at Santa Clara High School, FIRST Tech Challenge, upcoming AP Research and Seminar events, and more!   Return … Read More

January Monthly Update

January 20, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about the upcoming 49ers STEM Leadership Institute Science Showcase at Santa Clara High School, transfer applications, several of our students being honored by the mayor, and … Read More

The 49ers STEM Leadership Institute Receives the Golden Bell Award!

January 12, 202049ers STEM Leadership Institute

In December, the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute (SLI) was honored with California’s highest educational honor, the Golden Bell Award. Representatives from the founding partners of the SLI program attended the awards ceremony, including Dr. John York, owner of the 49ers; Lisa Andrew, CEO of Silicon Valley Education Foundation; and Santa Clara Unified School District Superintendent Kemp. At … Read More

Four Years of Math–What For? Forum

December 19, 2019Elevate [Math], News

FOUR YEARS OF MATH–WHAT FOR? Silicon Valley Education Foundation hosts forum on controversial California State University proposal Contact: Cynthia Harvey Communications Director, Silicon Valley Education Foundation cynthia@svefoundation.org (408) 790-9475 Download Press Release SAN JOSE, CA. – Should the California State University system require students to take four years of math in high school? Silicon Valley … Read More

December Monthly Update

December 12, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes a photo retrospective of the year so far, notices about student Performance Reviews, and several shoutouts about robotics (FIRST Tech Challenge & FIRST LEGO League), Maker Market, … Read More

November Monthly Update

November 22, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

  The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about the Middle School Maker Track, the Seniors’ Website, FIRST Tech Challenge, FIRST LEGO League, class curriculum, awards, and more! Return to 49ers SLI News … Read More