CENTER FOR INNOVATION IN STEM EDUCATION
Infinite Space for Infinite Learning
CISE is shaping the future of STEM Education! Since 2015, CISE has engaged over 20,000 K-12 students and prepared and trained thousands of pre-service and in-service teachers, parents, and community members. CISE was designed to bring STEM to the forefront of K-16 education through leadership and service. CISE has developed innovative undergraduate, credential, and graduate programs, and we are continuously forming multiple partnerships with high-need schools, school districts, community colleges and private sector and industry partners. We are committed to bringing STEM to all K-12 students and to offering undergraduate students and future teachers the opportunity to make a difference where they are needed most.
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The fab lab
The CSUDH Mobile Fab Lab project is at the forefront of innovative STEM education. Our fleet of 5 mobile fabrication laboratories will be used by K-16 students and teachers, pre-service STEM teachers, CSUDH faculty, and community members. We aim to provide participants with tangible applications of STEM to access and tackle real-world problems; teach students to learn by making and doing while creating opportunities for them to develop 21st century skills through project-based learning; promote equity within the Southern California region; and be a model for sustainable innovation in K-16 STEM education. The project will bring STEM into classrooms and communities by providing participants with access to fabrication equipment such as 3D printers, laser cutters, vinyl cutters, CNC mills, 3D modeling software, an electronics workbench, and a suite of other tools that will allow anyone to create almost everything. The CSUDH Mobile Fab Labs will inspire and create young engineers, inventors, artists, and entrepreneurs! Our on campus Fab Lab will be a state-of-the-art facility equipped with all of the best and latest fabrication equipment. CSUDH students and faculty will be able to work together in the active STEM lab classrooms as well as the fabrication space. Rapid prototyping will be a breeze! This stationary Fab Lab will encourage collaboration, entrepreneurship, and creativity. It will be located on the first floor of the new science building.
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