STEM Discovery Lab

About the STEM Discovery Lab
 

 

The mission of the STEM Discovery Lab is to engage with local communities to provide STEM education access and opportunities to volunteers, educators, and youth. We work in partnership with University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension to create challenging, hands-on learning in STEM and language arts.

 

Programs & Resources

Teacher Resources & Programs

Educator programs are intensive summer institutes, workshops and school-embedded teacher professional development.

Teacher Resources & Programs
Children build hands-on science projects in the UNH STEM Discovery Lab

Youth Programs

The UNH STEM Discovery Lab enriches the learning experiences of students in grades K-12 to further encourage them to consider pursuing STEM fields. 

Youth Programs
The foundation of our efforts
 

 
  • Design and implement STEM education pathways for youth in grades K-12 through college.
  • Develop and evaluate professional learning programs to prepare and retain highly skilled K-12 STEM volunteers, educators and teachers.
  • Collaborate on UNH STEM education research to increase engagement, retention and success of educators and youth in STEM fields.

Recent News

Students at the 4-H Science Bonanza work with VEX Robotics equipment.
Science Ignites Excitement at 4-H Science Bonanza
Science Ignites Excitement at 4-H Science Bonanza
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Past Aspirations in Computing Award recipient helps with a girls’ coding program.
National Coding Week: Giving Young Women in Computer Science a Boost
National Coding Week: Giving Young Women in Computer Science a Boost
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Students study earthquake engineering during one of UNH STEM Discovery Lab's summer programs.
Summer programs bring excitement to STEM Discovery Lab
Summer programs bring excitement to STEM Discovery Lab
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