Florida NEF STEM is a hub for Science and Technology Innovation by providing support for the improvement of teaching and learning in STEM through research, pedagogical activities, and partnerships.
- Positioning the Center specifically, and UNF more broadly, as a nexus for STEM teaching and learning that improves STEM educational outcomes in Northeast Florida.
- Partnering with other region resources, including scholars, educators, and community members, to build high impact STEM learning opportunities.
- Adding to the scientific literature base by engaging in basic and applied research into individuals’ learning and development of expertise in STEM fields.
- Using evidence developed from basic and applied research with the broader scientific literature to develop evidenced-based practices to improve teaching and learning across Northeast Florida within formal and informal learning contexts.