Who is the Center for STEM Education?
The Center matches the STEM and education resources of UNC Charlotte to the needs of the surrounding schools to improve K-12 mathematics, science, and engineering education in North Carolina.
The mission of the Center for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education is to promote a regional vision for STEM education and outreach, to increase capacity in leadership, and to facilitate collaborative partnerships for addressing STEM priorities for PreK-16.
Special News October 2017
The NC Space Grant has selected UNC Charlotte along with East Carolina University to receive 4 scholarships each for pre-service education students in STEM. North Carolina Space Grant is funding research projects for undergraduate and graduate pre-service teachers that develop their understanding of best practices and strategies of effective teaching in K-12 schools. Pre-service teachers in this program will build on and add to the current research, knowledge, and curriculum that address and align with current NASA education themes and missions. For more information click here.
Academic Year 2016-2017 Center for STEM Education Events
|December 16, 2016||Deadline to register for NC JSHS|
|December 10, 2016||Mathematical Puzzle Programs (MaPP)|
|January 3, 2017||Annual K-12 STEM Conference|
|February 17 & 18, 2017||Region 6 NC Science & Engineering Fair|
|March 4, 2017||Autobell® Car Wash Creek Challenge|