Promoting community connections is a core element of MMSA’s work. The following projects offer ways for community members to get involved and help strengthen communities around STEM.
MMSA leads the way in STEM education and policy, both in school and outside of school. Our rich history of innovative initiatives includes a strong research focus. These research projects aim to strengthen rural STEM education, educator professional development, and the ways educators, students, and community members work together to implement STEM in Maine and… [Read More]
Several of our STEM projects work directly with students, and we also connect with students through educator-directed projects and research projects. We implemented a Youth Advisory Council in 2015 to get local student input on STEM programs in Maine, and we continue to expand the reach of our rural STEM Hubs and statewide Reach Center… [Read More]
MMSA’s strength is working closely with educators to develop strong STEM programs both in school and outside of school. The following educator-focused projects offer a range of coaching, grant, and other opportunities for classroom teachers and out-of-school educators. Get in touch to learn more!