Educator Builds Multimillion-Dollar ‘Engineering For Kids’ Global Business
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We all know there exists a great void in the public educational system when it comes to exposure to STEM courses. One educator named Dori Roberts decided to do something to change this system. Ms. Roberts taught high school engineering for 11 years and noticed there was a real void in quality STEM education at all levels of the public educational system. According to Forbes, Dori said,
“I started Engineering For Kids after noticing a real lack of math, science and engineering programs to enroll my own kids in.” -Forbes Dori Roberts
She decided to start an afterschool program that participated in STEM-based competitions.