current systems are not preparing enough students --especially girls, high poverty, and minority students-- for innovative, high-paying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics jobs.
Developing students' STEM identity and literacy
STEM instruction is vital to the development of the modern workforce. No matter the field a student may pursue, critical thinking skills and the ability to flexibly solve problems are critical. MCESA offers a variety of tools, professional development services, and consulting services to support educators with creating the conditions for successful STEM instruction.