Institute for STEM Education

Our Mission

The Institute for STEM Education provides leadership and support to California State University, East Bay, as it fulfills its commitment to preparing the students in our diverse community for success in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics disciplines, and to helping all students acquire the STEM knowledge necessary to function as engaged and informed citizens.


We Teach Teachers

Faculty at CSU East Bay are leading the way in improving STEM teaching for today’s teachers and faculty - and those of tomorrow. We focus on design and implementation of programs that improve teacher proficiency in STEM education for the benefit of all students, at all grade levels. Our science and education faculty are leading the way in improving teacher proficiency in STEM, for the benefit of all students, at all grade levels.


We Reach Students

Our priority is increasing access to STEM education and career awareness for students of all levels and backgrounds, regionally and statewide. Our Roadmap to STEM Success identifies the critical development points for students -- including social and personal factors not just academics -- and provides the focus for all our work.


We Bridge to Employers

We are developing new ways to connect employers with the talent they need and bringing their resources into education to create a stronger workforce. Our engagement of employers, community leaders, and other essential partners in sustained networks focus on equipping students with the tools they need to achieve gratifying careers in a range of disciplines. We work with STEM employers, families, and civic leaders to foster a rich regional ecosystem of STEM education opportunities.

Contact Us

Institute for STEM Education
  • California State University, East Bay
  • SF 336, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
  • Hayward, CA 94542