The Center for Science Education provides leadership in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education by:
* promoting and improving K-12, undergraduate, and graduate STEM education,
* improving K-12 STEM teacher development, from recruitment and pre-service development to continuing professional development,
* reaching out to all citizens through informal education and research outreach, and
* developing and expanding innovative, interdisciplinary STEM education research.
: Joseph A. Heppert, ()Organization website