Whether you are an experienced educator or new to the profession, we have a program that will help you leverage your passion in STEM to make a positive difference in the field of education. Here, you will connect research to practice and develop a mastery of your content area to transform the practice of teaching, learning and leading.
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We are state and national leaders in STEM education.
Producer of STEM Educators in N.C.
Producer of Doctorates in STEM Education in U.S.
in Education Research Activity in N.C.
The Think Tank
Made up of a diverse group of thinkers and doers, NC State’s STEM Ed faculty and staff are rich in the experience and knowledge that brings learning to life.
What We’re Up To
Our research tackles a variety of faculty and student interests and looks to solve some of the biggest issues facing educators and their students today.
“The opportunities within the NC State College of Education’s Department of STEM Education are wonderful and far beyond what I imagined when I applied to the program.”
Recent News College of Education News
Jan 15, 2020
News & Observer: Business Leaders Seeing Talent Gap Want to Fund More Computer Science Teachers in N.C.
Dave Frye, Ed.D., senior director for computer science initiatives at the NC State College of Education's Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, says current funding levels would prevent North Carolina schools...
Jan 14, 2020
Application Deadline for NC Teaching Fellows Program Extended to 1/21
The application deadline for the North Carolina Teaching Fellows have been extended until midnight, Tuesday, Jan. 21. The NC State College of Education is one of five schools within North...
Jan 13, 2020
Ask the Expert: What is STEM Education? A Way to Foster Innovation, Invention and Creativity, Says Associate Professor Cameron Denson
What is STEM education? In a new series called Ask the Expert, NC State College of Education Associate Professor Cameron Denson explains STEM education, why it is important to K-12...