Service and Outreach

The Institute for Interdisciplinary STEM Education (i2STEMe) utilizes partnerships in surrounding communities to broaden exposure for students by offering access to STEM learning as well as help teachers implement high impact practices in their classrooms. Professional development and outreach programs help expand the knowledge of science, technology, engineering and mathematics throughout the region by interacting and engaging with the public at events such as STEMfest, STEM Field Experience, STEM camps and teacher workshops.

i2STEMe proudly offers and supports annual events and programs including:

  • i2STEMe School Outreach
  • Science Olympiad
  • STEMFest
  • Interdisciplinary STEM Teaching & Learning Conference
  • Summer Camps
  • Professional Development
  • Teacher Workshops
  • STEM Field Experiences
  • Science To-Go

The Institute supports professional development for STEM teachers utilizing online or face-to-face programming and hopes to enhance the STEM pipeline by developing collaborative partnerships with school districts, community colleges and universities in Southeast Georgia. Improving transition between these entities as well as improving engagement through real world, student-centered pedagogy will prepare students for STEM-related job opportunities.

i2STEMe participates in numerous STEM-related experiences throughout the year.  If interested in the institute’s participation at an event, complete the request form or contact stem@georgiasouthern.edu

Current Research Institute Partners Current School District Partners
 Caretta Research Program  Brantley County School District
 Cumberland Island National Seashore  Bryan County School District
 Georgia Southern’s Applied Coastal Research Laboratory  Bulloch County School System
Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary  Burke County School District
 Ossabaw Island Education Alliance  Camden County School District
 Ossabaw Island Summer PD Video  Candler County School District
 Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge  Carol County School System
 Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve  Colquit County School System
 Skidaway Institute of Oceanography  DeKalb County School District
 Southeastern Natural Science Academy  Dodge County School System
Tifton LTAR Effingham County School District
Jenkins County School District
Richmond County School District
Treutlen County School System
Ware County School System

Last updated: 7/9/2019

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Institute for Interdisciplinary STEM Education • PO Box 8013 Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-8650