SciMathMN advocates for effective, engaging and rigorous science, technology, engineering and mathematics education opportunities for all Minnesota students, preparing them for citizenship, career, and college.
Download the SCIMATHMN_Executive Summary here.
Our major initiatives include:
- Minnesota STEM Teacher Center – a highly successful award-winning online resource for teachers, administrators, and parents which provides teaching tools for each of Minnesota’s math and science standards;
- Minnesota STEM Network – a five-year old grassroots initiative to form a community of practice among STEM stakeholders in the state to work toward common goals of STEM awareness, quality teaching and learning, and increased interest in the STEM workforce. Download the MN_STEM_Network_Executive Summary.
- Policymaker Briefings – inform legislators and other stakeholders about regional and national developments in quality STEM teaching and learning; and
- TIMSS analysis – the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study compares performance of Minnesota students to students around the world. SciMathMN coordinates the data analysis and dissemination of results.