The Dallas Chapter of The Links, Incorporated provides services in five facets, Services to Youth, The Arts, National Trends and Services, International Trends and Services, and Health and Human Services. Consistent with The Links, Incorporated National STEM Education and Career Readiness Initiative, the primary goal of the STEM Academy is to close the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) academic achievement gap by implementing curriculum with an emphasis on STEM disciplines and career readiness. The Links STEM Academy includes middle and high school female students who participate in workshops throughout the year. Through The STEM Academy, The Links are working to:
- Close the STEM education gap
- Provide mentoring opportunities
- Prepare and encourage students to attend a college STEM related program
- Prepare and encourage students to pursue STEM related career opportunities for minorities
See the 2014-2015 STEM Academy Annual Report here.