Welcome to Successful STEM Education

A National Science Foundation (NSF) Initiative

This site provides information, events, and resources that highlight NSF-funded promising practices and tools in support of effective K-12 STEM education in schools and programs. more »

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Newsletter: Rural Ed, Assessment, and more
Posted on: September 19, 2023

The September 2023 newsletter highlights STEM education research focused on rural students, an upcoming webinar on classroom-based assessment, educator resource collections, and PAEMST nominations.

Newsletter: Argumentation in STEM
Posted on: April 06, 2023

The April 2023 newsletter highlights current NSF-funded research that supports the STEM practice of argumentation in math and science classrooms. 

Newsletter: Inclusive Mathematics Education
Posted on: November 07, 2022

The November 2022 newsletter highlights different ways to support equitable instructional practice in classrooms for students and groups minoritized in the study of mathematics. It also shares resources and opportunities including the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), a Spotlight on Social-Emotional Learning, the STEM Teacher Leadership Video Showcase, and NSF-funded curriculum and educator resources.

New Collection!

STEM+C Curricula & Resources for Educators 

Find NSF-funded lessons, apps, professional learning materials, and other free resources for science, math, engineering and computer science.

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Note: You will be taken to a different site, cadrek12.org, to access the library.