STEM learning for Schools

Online and in person math and ELA-skill-building STEM/coding learning & teacher training for underserved schools and communities in NYC and nationwide.

Program offering

Supporting you with STEM learning & training

Why STEM?

The importance of STEM education

Frontline Families

Supporting essential workers in the COVID 19 pandemic

StudentUnion, the non-profit branch of MakerState offers online and in person STEM/coding programs to underserved schools. Through partnering up with schools, StudentUnion provides teacher training and math and ELA-skill-building STEM learning opportunities.

StudentUnion brings students online educational resources amid unpredecended school closures during COVID-19.

 

Teacher Training

  • In-person or online single or half day training
  • Coaching to integrate STEM/coding into curriculum
  • Online Help Desk for flexible teacher support
  • Videos tutorials to make teacher and student learning easy
  • Access to StemCoLab online learning lessons and assessments
  • Co-taught in-school & after school option

Student Learning

  • Real-world and Culturally Responsive problem solving through hands-on projects
  • In-person or online math and ELA skill building classes in:
  • Scratch Coding
  • TinkerCAD 3D Design
  • Problem-solving Engineering
  • ELA & Math-infused Skill Building

Contact us if you would like STEM/coding learning in your school

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide equitable access to hands-on math and ELA-skill-building STEM/coding learning for underserved students nationwide through partnerships with schools.

A Trusted Program

Since 2013, StudentUnion and MakerState have brought award-winning student learning and teacher training to K-12 public schools, benefitting thousands of students and teachers. We are a National Science Foundation-funded and experienced NYC DOE CS4ALL program provider of online and in person STEM teacher training and student learning. We’d like to support your school in making the transition to online learning amid unprecedented school closures during COVID-19. Read more about our programs here.

Making it possible

StudentUnion, a 501c3 non-profit, works with schools and youth organizations to access grant and city funding to support programs. We also rely on support from foundations, corporate sponsorship, and individual donations. StudentUnion is sponsored by MakerState, a STEM/coding organization that provides award-winning National Science Foundation-funded and NYC DOE CS4ALL student programming and teacher training to hundreds of school programs nationwide. Contact us to talk about how we can bring a program to your school.

Curious about our online courses? Check out this video-based introduction to coding in Scratch