Silicon Valley Education Foundation is pleased to offer a new STEM education program for incoming ninth grade students. Stepping Up to Science (STEPS) provides standards-based science curriculum and hands-on lab activities to prepare students for their first A-G science class in high school. Learn more about what these students experienced and how they improved their science skills while having fun during their summer.
Del Mar High School, Campbell Union High School District
James Lick High School, East Side Union High School District
Yerba Buena High School, East Side Union High School District
Other schools who offered the STEPS program include:
Andrew Hill High School, East Side Union High School District
William Overfelt High School, East Side Union High School District
Learn about our math program and how it prepares middle school students throughout Silicon Valley to succeed in algebra.
Learn how Stepping Up to Science is getting students ready for their first A-G science class in high school and preparing them for college and career success.
Read why STEM education and mastery of science and math skills is important for preparing students for college and careers in the 21st century.
Download a fact sheet to learn more about Stepping Up to Science and how this program helps students prepare for their first year of college-prep laboratory science in high school.
Thanks to our sponsors: Texas Instruments, SummerHill Homes, Westly Foundation, U.S. Bancorp, Medtronic, JDS Uniphase, Robert Half Foundation and Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation