Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education must be a priority for schools to keep our country competitive in an increasingly technical and science focused global job market. The Riverside County Office of Education’s STEM Center is dedicated to helping our county’s school administrators and teachers implement engaging STEM curriculum in the classroom.

NGSS – Next Generation Science Standards

NGSS is a multi-state effort to create new education standards that are “rich in content and practice, arranged in a coherent manner across disciplines and grades to provide all students an internationally benchmarked science education.”Read more about NGSS…

Recent STEM News

Riverside Police & Fire to Assist…

Mon, Jul 15, 2019

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Fri, Apr 12, 2019

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Thu, Feb 07, 2019

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Wed, Jun 27, 2018

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Wed, Jun 06, 2018

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Wed, Jun 06, 2018

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Fri, Jun 01, 2018

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Thu, May 31, 2018

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Tue, May 29, 2018

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Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

Wed, May 23, 2018

PHOENIX — The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes [...]