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Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) — A term used to group these academic disciplines. This term is typically used when addressing education policy and curriculum choices in schools to improve competitiveness in science and technology development. The acronym came into common use after an interagency meeting on science education held at the U.S National Science Foundation.

Environmental stewardship — The responsible use and protection of the natural environment through conservation and sustainable practices.