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Category Archives: Education and Workforce

GSI Supports Upcoming Capital Levy and Bonds

(SPOKANE, Wash.) –Greater Spokane Incorporated’s (GSI) Board of Trustees voted last week to support both the East Valley School District Capital Levy and the School District & City Facility Improvement Partnership Projects on the November 6 ballot. The East Valley … Read more

Calling all Students and Teachers!

  The beginning of a new school year brings new opportunities with Business AfterSchool and Teaching the Teachers. Learn more about each program and see the schedules for fall 2018. Business AfterSchool Business AfterSchool provides hands on learning opportunities in a … Read more

Greater Minds for a Greater Spokane

By 2020, 65% of all jobs nationwide will require some form of post-secondary education. In Spokane County, approximately 86,000 working adults have started—but not completed—a college degree or certificate. Greater Minds, an initiative of Greater Spokane Incorporated, provides an opportunity for … Read more

Bright Promise Scholarship Press Release

Press Release Associated Industries in partnership with Greater Spokane Incorporated and the Greater Minds Initiative, announced today the award of thirteen scholarships to area students attending Community Colleges of Spokane this Fall. Each scholarship is equal to 50% of the … Read more

Thank you for a great Business AfterSchool program year!

We just completed a great year of Business After School programming that connected 6 – 12 grade students with future career opportunities. Host businesses welcomed students, parents, and educators at their place of business to showcase their industry and share … Read more

GSI COO Keynotes National STEM Summit

Alisha Benson, COO of Greater Spokane Incorporated and Board Member of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives was joined by Sam Whiting, Director of Global Engagement for Boeing to address tomorrow’s innovative talent at the 2018 National STEM Summit … Read more

Business AfterSchool delivers a peek inside The M building construction

The following news update was submitted by Jesse Gilliam, Washington STEM Director of Communications and Policy, covering one of our recent Business AfterSchool workshops with DCI Engineers. — When it comes to renovating a 100-year-old building, who does the work? … Read more

Spokane STEM receives $150,000 grant to develop and expand Career Connected Learning opportunities

Spokane STEM recently received $150,000 from Washington STEM in partnership with JP Morgan Chase, which will be used to develop and expand opportunities for in-school and out-of-school youth in Career Connected Learning (CCL) over the next two years in our … Read more

Support local school district levies and bonds by voting Yes

The Feb. 13 special election is approaching quickly, and school districts need your support to pass levy and bond proposals. These are replacement levies, and not new proposals from school districts. Funding from these levies goes toward essential classroom materials … Read more

Vote Yes on upcoming levies and bonds

On Feb. 13, 2018, school districts throughout our region will ask voters to approve levies and bonds that directly benefit students in the classroom. The Greater Spokane Incorporated Board of Trustees recently voted unanimously to support the passing of the … Read more