LETS GO STEM SERVICES

A brief summary of the services we STEM services we provide.

 

Program Planning and Coordination with Administrators and Site Directors

  • Long/short range planning

  • Program management

  • ‘Best fit’ curriculum selection

Professional Development

  • Instructor Training Workshops

  • Personalized shadow training

  • Ongoing 1-1 coaching: onsite and virtual

  • Technical assistance for STEM materials

  • Intern and volunteer training and coordination

  • STEM inventory training and management resources

STEM Activity Materials and Resources

  • High quality, ‘hands-on minds-on’, informal STEM curricula

  • Ready-to-use materials and consumable replacement kits

  • Customized pacing guides and student workbooks

STEM Scholar Program and Family Engagement

  • STEM related field trips, competition teams, and Pop-Up Events

  • Student Showcases and Family STEM Nights

  • Guest speakers to develop STEM career awareness or career exploration

  • Guidance navigating school choice application process

  • Newsletters and communication connecting families to other STEM resources and opportunities

  • Informal mentoring with students and families

  • Workforce development

    • Support identifying and applying to internships and other workforce development opportunities

    • Soft Skills Workshops

    • Ongoing mentoring during internships

    • Assistant Instructor (near peer mentor/instructor)

Evaluation: Outputs and Outcomes

  • Operating statistics

  • Program quality assessment

    • The PEAR Institute: Partnerships in Education and Resilience Dimensions of Success (DoS)

  • Student assessment

    • STEM Content assessments for activities

    • PEAR, Common Instrument Suite (CIS) measures STEM interest, identity, engagement, career knowledge, and socio-emotional learning (SEL)

    • Student STEM History

    • Tracking student acceptance into STEM programs and schools

    • Instructor assessment

      • PEAR, Common Instrument Suite for Educators (CIS-E) measures facilitator confidence and facilitator observations on student improvement in STEM

      • LETS GO Training Evaluation measures instructor confidence facilitating STEM activities