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Science Learning Institute

About SLI

The future of Silicon Valley’s economy depends on a workforce proficient in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Foothill College is committed to providing a solid STEM foundation for our students.

The Foothill Science Learning Institute is an example of our commitment. Our teaching strategies and hands-on learning approach encourage students to explore the process of science, not just the solution. 


Answering the Challenging

Judy Miner"Foothill-De Anza is unswerving in our commitment to provide a solid STEM foundation.

Foothill College is answering this challenge through a bold new initiative that will prepare today's generation for tomorrow's demands.

The Foothill College Science Learning Institute will present an innovative model based on educational research

With your help, the institute can make a pronounced and positive influence on our students' and California's-future.

- Judy C. Miner, Ed.D. Chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District

and best practices for the successful teaching and learning of science, technology, engineering and mathematics at all levels.

Moreover, we need to help them develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, and encourage communication, collaboration, creativity and innovation to enable them to fill the jobs of the future.

With your help, the institute can make a pronounced and positive influence on our students' and California's-future."

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Questions?

Lori Silverman, Ph.D. SLI Director

650.949.7455

SilvermanLori@fhda.edu

Building 4100 Room 4120

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