STEM Resources

The STEM resources provided are those that the RCOE STEM Center staff have discovered in their research and found to be consistently helpful.  We welcome suggestions and hope you will submit your favorite STEM resource by completing the form below.

Parent/Community Resources


Western Science Center, Hemet

San Bernardino County Museum, San Bernardino

Pennypickle’s Workshop, Temecula

The Living Desert, Palm Desert

Jurupa Mountain’s Discovery Center

Hi-Desert Nature Museum, Yucca Valley

Discovery Science Center, Santa Ana

California Science Center, Los Angeles (free admission)

Ruben H. Fleet Science Center, San Diego

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach

Birch Aquarium, San Diego

Devil’s Punchbowl Nature Center, Pearblossom

Salton Sea Visitor Center and Recreation Area

Teacher Resources

Instructional resources

Standards (link)

  • 1997 standards
    • Math
    • Science
    • ELA

Free Resources

Administrator Resources

California Department of Education

  • Karen Shores
    (916) 319-0505

Other County Offices

  • Contra Costa County Office of Education
    Pamela Comfort, Ed.D., Associate Superintendent
    Phone: – 925-942-3358
    e-mail: –
    Web page: –
  • San Diego County Office of Education
    Nancy Taylor, K-12 Science, Environmental Education Coordinator
    Phone: 858.292.3854
    Web page:
  • San Mateo County Office of Education
    Dr. Christi Harter, STEM Director
    Phone: – 650-802-5401
    e-mail: –