The Montshire STEM Alliance is a partnership program between the Montshire Museum of Science and regional elementary schools. The primary purpose is to support teachers in becoming more able to teach high quality hands-on science to their students, while also connecting the school community to the Montshire Museum.
Participating STEM Alliance Partnership schools, teachers and students receive the following professional development opportunities and resources:
Inquiry-Based STEM Professional Development Workshops
One on One Coaching with a Montshire Science Educator
Curriculum Materials & Resources
Student Science Workshops (Virtual, at the Montshire and/or in the classroom)
Access to Montshire at Home Family Learning Resources
School-Wide Professional Development Workshops
Annual Museum Memberships
Formative Evaluation & Reporting
Schools join the Montshire STEM Alliance as part of a whole school or multi-grade band initiative.