We are TERC, a non-profit made up of teams of math and science education and research experts. We are dedicated to innovation and creative problem solving. We believe that STEM moves the world forward. And we exist to move STEM learning forward.
Strategies for Embracing Uniquely Talented Problem Solvers
An incisive study of the mechanisms reinforcing the underrepresentation of women of color in STEM fields and a call for systemic change to address the imbalance.
A look at our 2020-2021 impact and the work we’ve done to build futures for all through math and science education.
By: Elise Levin-Güracar & Jennifer Knudsen
TERC’s Open-Access MPACT (Math and Computational Thinking Through 3D Making) Curriculum
By: Scott Pattison, Gina Svarovsky, Smirla Ramos Montañez, et al.
Discovering the unique potential of engineering with young children and their families.
An interview with author Maria Ong where she discusses the challenges the women in her book face, the intersectionality of race and gender discrimination, and how it influences academic opportunities and career choices.
December 7, 2023
Explore the connection between neurodivergent learners and STEM education, project-based learning, and universal design for learning all play unique and powerful roles in maximizing the talents of students. Listen to the podcast.
December 6, 2023
“So, we kind of started from scratch, no pun intended”: What can students learn from designing games? in the Journal of Research in Science Teaching discussion research into student learning through game making focusing on science.
November 30, 2023
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We believe STEM is fun and joyful. We’re doing work that interests us and we can be creative with. That’s exciting. That’s energizing!”