Oui STEM Academy is a not-for-profit organization focused on addressing the biases and barriers to access in STEM programs and education. Oui STEM Academy strongly supports the United Nation's Global Compact Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This includes,
SDG 05 -Gender Equalities
SDG 10 - Reducing Inequalities
SDG 04 - Quality Education
SDG 17 - Partnership for the goals
Our mission is to transform the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics landscape in order to include girls and children of colour.
Our values to be at the forefront of science, technology, engineering and mathematics inclusion, leadership and advocacy
- Unique mentoring
- Transformative programming
- Information exchange
We know that learning is easier when you have an excellent teacher. At Oui STEM Academy, we support STEM based educational experience for Grade 7-12 students and assist them graduate STEM-literate and post-secondary/career ready.
Our students develop strong partnerships between business and education communities to ensure equitable for students in the Greater Toronto Area to become
STEM literary and career/post-secondary ready.
We offer a wide variety of extracurricular activities, virtual lab visits, conferences, internship opportunities, recommendation letters and more.
Oui is the French word for yes, it is also meant to be a double entendre. Oui, is not only saying yes to STEM literacy but is a statement of inclusion as phonetically, it sounds like "we".
STEM is the term coined for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics which are the focal points of our programming.
Academy is easily explained by it's literal definition found below.