Author Archives: stephenmmaio

October 21

Don McKinney, Philly’s Elder Statesman of STEM

Greetings! The subject of this posting will be long-time Ed Funder and distinguished community member, Don McKinney, who I affectionately refer to as “the Elder Statesman of STEM”.   Don has an unsurpassed level of passion for education and sense of commitment to his community.  It would be impossible to even estimate the number of Philly school […]

July 27

The Philadelphia Math + Science Coalition – creating a STEM Ecosystem in Philly

Greetings! It’s been 5 weeks now since I started my work at the Philadelphia Education Fund (Ed Fund), working with the Philly Math + Science Coalition arm. What a change, working for a non-profit in the same metro area where GSK is located! I don’t have interesting photos to share for this first blog, as many […]