STEM School Certification Bootcamp

Building a STEM School Culture Worthy of Indiana STEM School Certification

Get your school ready to apply for Indiana STEM School Certification in 2023!

Is your school interested in getting STEM school certified or re-certified, but overwhelmed by the process, rubric and expectations? This bootcamp is the place for you!

During this 5 part bootcamp, school level STEM leadership teams will receive ongoing, comprehensive support that will not only identify STEM gaps and support the development of a plan for improvement, but will also assist teams in preparing a successful certification application!

15 PGP points available with additional optional ongoing STEM certification support and progress monitoring available through STEM Synergy.

What to Expect

Assessing Your Certification Readiness

February 28, 2023
3:30PM - 6:00PM EST
Virtual Only

During this session, teams will learn valuable information about STEM School Certification and work together to determine their level of STEM School Certification readiness through completion of a needs assessment. Includes a Companion Canvas Course.

Building an Actionable Plan

April 11, 2023
9am-3:30pm EST
In person @ CIESC

During this session, teams will build an action plan laying out vital next steps to move their STEM school certification forward with the 1:1 support of practitioners in the field who have successfully been certified. Includes a Companion Canvas Course.

Individual Application Support and Feedback

June and July 2023

In June schools will schedule up to 3 hours of virtual support in creating their STEM school certification application.

In July schools will schedule up to 3 hours of virtual coaching, review & feedback for their STEM school certification application.

Application Peer Review & Final Edits

September 12, 2023
3:30-6pm EST

During this session, teams will engage in a live peer review of participants’ STEM school certification application sites. Comprehensive application feedback will also be provided to each participating school, as recommended by the IDOE in the Certification Guide.

Who should Attend

School STEM leadership teams of 3-5 participants including STEM teacher(s), building level administrator(s), instructional coach(es) or STEM teacher leader(s), guidance counselor(s) or career coach(es), and community/business or industry partner(s).

Register for the STEM School Certification Bootcamp today!

$1250 per school team!
(Up to 5 participants*)

CIESC Member Schools, 20% Discount | Any ESC Member Schools, 15% Discount

*For teams larger than 5 participants please email Elizabeth Johnson at for pricing details.