Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) drive North Carolina’s twenty-first century economy. STEM education provides skills essential to workforce development, ensuring North Carolinians are ready for the jobs of today and tomorrow. Established in 1914, the Police Activities Leagues (PAL) are designed to keep kids out of trouble after school and foster a good relationship between law enforcement and young people. Usually, that’s done with sports. But Beaufort County’s PAL is using STEM education instead. Please watch the video link below to learn more about the after-school STEM program in Beaufort County:

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