About Us

STEM Effect is a national organization based out of Pinecrest Academy in Henderson, Nevada; dedicated to improving educational practices and incorporating the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), as well as the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Our interdisciplinary, teacher- and student-friendly curriculum integrates hands-on activities to engage students who are tactile, kinesthetic, or need movement to be successful learners. The curriculum has been vetted by teams of educators, administrators, and students to ensure high-quality content and activities.


STEM Effect professional development and certification programs are tailored to fit each school and education system. In order to prepare students for the careers of tomorrow, institutions must be prepared with the highest quality science, technology, engineering, and mathematics curriculum and disciplines. Our thoroughly vetted process ensures a meticulous and high-quality practice of STEM and STEM-related best practices for teachers. Ambitious schools and institutions who would like to prepare their students and educators for the careers of the future may apply to go through the process of certification with an outcome that has been repeatedly proven to be successful.