The Center for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education (CSTEM) matches the STEM education research and resources of UNC Charlotte to the needs of the surrounding schools to improve PK-20 mathematics, science, and engineering education in North Carolina.
Our mission is to promote a regional vision for STEM education research and outreach to increase capacity in leadership and facilitate collaborative partnerships for addressing STEM priorities for PK-20.
The Center supports STEM teaching scholarship programs such as the UNC Charlotte CrEST Program, the NC Space Grant, Career Fairs, Research Symposiums, and a wide variety of events and STEM-based student research forums. The Center matches STEM and education resources of UNC Charlotte to the needs of the surrounding schools to improve K-12 mathematics, science, technology/computing and engineering teaching and learning in North Carolina.
We partner with STEM educators on campus and leaders within our community that are looking for opportunities to promote STEM education in North Carolina.