Review of the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Draft Memorandum: NAVSEA's 21st Century Engagement, Education, and Technology Initiative
National Academies Press, Jun 13, 2008 - Business & Economics - 56 pages
"This paper provides a proposed course of action to respond to the increasing shortage of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) professionals that are necessary to ensure the national and economic security of the United States. It specifically responds to the recommendations and proposed actions developed in the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) report entitled "Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future." (NAS Storm Report) This paper consists of an executive summary, a purpose statement, the context, a view of the problem, a description of NAVSEA's 21st Century engagement, education, and technology initiative, and an implementation plan. Additionally, appendix A provides linkages between the NAS Recommendations/Actions and the proposed activities discussed in this paper. Appendix B provides a model for engagement with academic institutions"--Pref.
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