Tom Torlakson Releases Blueprint to Improve Teaching of STEM in CA

Because high-quality education in fields of science, technology, engineering, and math are critical in preparing students for college and future careers, state schools chief Tom Torlakson’s STEM Task Force developed a Blueprint for STEM. This report, titled: Innovate: A Blueprint for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics in California Public Education, identifies seven general areas to focus on in STEM education in California


STELAR Website Launched

The STEM Learning and Research Center (STELAR) is proud to announce the release of their new website after transitioning from their old ITEST Learning Resource Center (LRC). This website, which features monthly content themes and updates on current projects, hosts much of the same content from the old website. Additionally, the STELAR website hosts upcoming events and recent news to keep students and teachers up to date on the latest STEM research topics.