The Regional METS Leadership Coalition


The Regional METS Leadership Coalition is comprised of regional leaders dedicated to improving math, engineering, technology and science education and achievement for students in the Kansas City region.

The following organizations are represented in the Regional METS Leadership Coalition:

  • Boys and Girls Club of Greater Kansas City
  • Cerner
  • Civic Council of Greater Kansas City
  • Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
  • Full Employment Council
  • Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
  • Johnson County Public Libraries
  • Kansas City Public Television
  • Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools
  • Kansas Learning First Alliance
  • Kansas National Education Association
  • Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute
  • KCK Study Circles, United Way of Wyandotte County
  • KU Medical Center Continuing Education
  • KU-Edwards Campus
  • Local Investment Commission (LINC)
  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley
  • Mid-America Regional Council
  • National Institute for Construction Excellence (NICE)
  • One Economy Corporation
  • One KC Voice
  • One KC Wired
  • Partnership for Children
  • Project Explore
  • Project Lead The Way
  • Science Pioneers
  • Swope Community Enterprises
  • YouthFriends

The online conversation

An online social network on METS education is part of the initiative.
The website is a gathering place for all participants of Community Conversations in the region, as well as anyone else interested in the topic. Find background information and materials, meet other participants and continue the conversation about how to make sure students get the math, engineering, technology and science education they’ll need to succeed. Join now >>