Your help could further MMSA’s vision of a brighter STEM future for the State of Maine and the nation. Today, I ask you to support MMSA and become a part of the movement to support exciting new ways for our youth to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math.
MMSA has had an active and productive partnership with the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) for many years. One recent manifestation of this partnership is the National Science Foundation grant award #1440464 titled Computer Science Expansion – Building Capacity for CS Teaching in a Rural State. Dr. Joseph Szakas is Co-Principal Investigator on the… [Read More]
MMSA develops and applies research and best practices in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. Many of the projects at MMSA seek to find answers to unique and important questions regarding STEM learning in many different environments. WeatherBlur Next Generation is an exciting project funded by a three-year cyberlearning grant from the National Science… [Read More]
Maine Afterschool Network (MASN) works to connect afterschool educators across the state of Maine to resources and colleagues. Maine Afterschool Networks’ mission is to enable every child to have access to quality, inclusive, affordable after school programming that meets the needs of the child, the family and the community. MMSA currently serves as STEM hub for… [Read More]
Over the past 4 years MMSA has been growing our capacity to do research and evaluation on both the projects we design and to work with others interested in identifying the impact of their professional development programs. Our research team includes some of the most well respected researchers in the field like Dr. Sue Allen… [Read More]