Our Mission

CIESE leverages and strengthens STEM disciplinary and pedagogical expertise for K-12 and Higher Education through:

• Research on teaching and learning
• Professional development for educators
• Curriculum design

CIESE will become a center for transformative educational practices through cross disciplinary collaborations that support increased STEM participation and literacy K-20.

Our Vision

When we collaborate to…

  • Build STEM teaching expertise through professional development;
  • Support student engagement through STEM curriculum development;
  • Investigate teaching and learning questions through education research,

We will…

Inspire, catalyze and strengthen K-12 and post-secondary STEM learning,

So that…

Scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical literacy and social responsibility inform careers, citizenship and personal decision-making and contribute to solving the critical problems that face humanity.


CIESE and K-12 STEM Initiatives at Stevens

Developing STEM Talent for Work and Citizenship

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