One of the Institute’s first achievements is the development of the Gateways East Bay STEM Network – a leadership hub for regional stakeholders who are working together to improve educational outcomes (pre-K through 20) in STEM education across Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Goals for the network are to:
Leadership for the Network and its initiatives are provided by Institute and its staff/volunteers. This dual STEM leadership role on campus and in the larger community has enabled the Institute to connect with other educators who can help grow and scale effective STEM programs and practices developed and incubated in the Institute.
Programs developed and led by faculty and staff who are affiliated with the Institute include: