Summary: H.Res.51 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/04/2013)

Recognizes the importance of art and design in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

Supports the designation of a STEM-to-STEAM Month.

Encourages the inclusion of art and design in the STEM fields during the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and the Higher Education Act.

Encourages the Secretaries of Commerce and Education, the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a STEM to STEAM Council in order to facilitate a comprehensive approach to incorporate art and design into federal STEM programs.