“The nation will require approximately one million more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals than what will be produced at current rates over the next decade.” - President’s Council of Advisors on Science & Technology February 2012 report to the President

Welcome to NICERC

The Cyber Innovation Center created the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC) to advance its academic outreach and workforce development program. NICERC focuses on curriculum design, professional development, and collaboration in K-12 education. Project-driven curricula creates a context for the content at every level of learning. Professional development programs for K-12 teachers enable them to motivate creativity and innovation in students through problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication. The programs offered through NICERC provide a collaborative and comprehensive solution that fosters systemic change in education.

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NICERC Blog

Teacher of the Month Angie Bellotte

Follow the NICERC blog as we write about the latest in K-12 education as well as our experiences in classrooms, at conferences, and on university campuses. Also, learn more about our team, our curricula, our informal and formal educational opportunities, and our mission to advance STEAM education nationwide.

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Recent News

2013-2014 RARC Competition 3

Imagine a classroom full of students who are on the edge of their seats, filled with enthusiasm and questions, and engaged in learning about how science, technology, engineering, math, and liberal arts all integrate together. It's a unique learning environment that many teachers strive to create in their classroom but may not be able to due to a lack of resources, tools, and/or professional development training. It's this vision that attracted approximately one hundred fifty middle school and high school teachers from across the nation to participate in the 2014 Education Discovery Forum (EDF).

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