Center for Science and Technology Education

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Mission Statement

The Center for Science and Technology Education (CSTE) is administered by the School of Education at Purdue University Calumet. The Center’s role is to provide educational research and management support to P-12 educators through its expertise in curriculum development, program development, leadership development, teacher training, research and policy. The Center’s primary mission is the development and dissemination of innovative technology platforms for science and mathematics learning in P-12 classrooms. At the core of the Center for Science and Technology Education is the recognition that the promotion of science, mathematics and technology learning is critical to the future of our youth, our region and the nation.

Link to Mission OceanThrough the Mission Ocean program, the CSTE seeks to prepare underrepresented youth for the global economy, specifically the area of school-to-career initiatives that support the development of 21st Century global workforce skills.  Click here to learn more about this hands-on, engaging, science, technology, and mathematics-based program.


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