Our Mission and Goals

Our Mission

Through our coalition of CEOs, Change the Equation pledges to foster widespread literacy in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) that sparks an innovative spirit in students and prepares them for postsecondary options. 

Our Goals

CTEq offers a broad umbrella under which companies can connect with each other, identify opportunities for jointly leveraging their STEM investments and achieve more together than they can separately.

  • Improving PhilanthropyIncrease the impact of corporate philanthropy by emphasizing high quality, scalable programs. 
  • Inspiring Youth—Capture the imagination of young people, giving them a solid foundation in STEM and insight into the unlimited postsecondary and career options.
  • Advocating Change—Promote proven state policies and research-based practices that enhance student mastery of and interest in STEM disciplines.