STEM Education

Growing tomorrow's innovators in science, technology, engineering and math.

Our commitment to education, written into the will of our founder, runs deep at Battelle. We partner with communities, states, educators, national laboratories and industry leaders to promote innovative and effective Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. We support programs that grow our future STEM workforce and prepare today’s students to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

With our nationwide network of offices and labs, Battelle is uniquely positioned to impact STEM education and link educational initiatives to workforce needs. Click here to visit the Ohio STEM Learning Network website or the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network website.

National Laboratories: each of the eight laboratories that Battelle manages or co-manages supports innovative STEM programs in their communities.

Regional Offices: Battelle’s 100+ regional offices work to advance STEM with education programs and scholarships in their local areas.

STEMx: A nationwide network of state STEM organizations, STEMx is working to transform science, technology, engineering and math education at the grassroots level. Managed by Battelle, STEMx connects leading state STEM organizations to one another, leveraging their strengths for maximum impact.

  • 3 answers on mastery learning

    Last Thursday, Jessica Poiner at Thomas B. Fordham Institute published a detailed piece on the merits of mastery learning. Among other examples, she recognized two of our schools as providers of that...

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  • Free training on coding offered

    One of our hub leaders tipped us off to a program offered to Central Ohio schools. Jenna Garcia from is looking for a few more schools to join a training on computer programming. Here’s our...

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  • Applications open for Innovative Leaders Institute

    Through the Innovative Leaders Institute, top STEM leaders from across the country design and lead a multi-week mentoring and school-planning experience. These experts, many of whom led top-performing...

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  • Tennessee Passes ‘Women in STEM’ Resolution

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Lieutenant Governor Ron Ramsey presented a state-resolution urging more women to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Math careers on Tuesday. This comes during Women’s...

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  • STEM Designation 101: Showing the best of your school

    A free webinar on applying for STEM designation will be held on Friday, February 27, 9:30-10:30 AM. Register by Wednesday, February 25th to hold your spot. STEM school designation can open up new...

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