STEM Learning Center

The UA STEM Learning Center works to advance learning in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math for the benefit of Arizona youth, educators, and employers.

Connecting people, resources and research in the sciences & technology

Designated as a UA Center in April 2014, the STEM Learning Center is committed to:

  • Advance learning in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math for the good of Southern Arizona youth, educators and employers
  • Help strengthen our regional economy
  • Ultimately, to benefit communities throughout Arizona

The STEM Learning Center operates on the guiding principle that to be healthy, Southern Arizona needs STEM-literate citizens who have access to quality education resources and opportunities for engaged learning throughout their lives.

The Center’s goals require a wide range of activities, including:

  • Facilitating opportunities for lifelong learning
  • Spreading information about best practices and effective pedagogy
  • Conducting analytics on STEM learning
  • Sustaining quality programs and expanding awareness of them
  • Bringing together educators, industry, citizen groups and other stakeholders around STEM issues.