“The nation will require approximately one million more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals than what will be produced at current rates over the next decade.”

-President’s Council of Advisors on Science & Technology February 2012 report to the President


NICERC is your trusted source for Cyber Curriculum, STEM Curriculum and Computer Science Curriculum for all grades K through 12.


Support project-driven learning and student engagement using technology in the classroom

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Empowerment/train-the-trainer model focused on teacher development

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Multi-disciplinary, vertically integrated cyber curricula for the nation

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Week-long student immersion into the world of cyber space

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Regional and national opportunities for students to apply skills from NICERC curricula

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Building networks with K-12, university, and community partners

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The Latest NICERC News

January 16, 2017

Teacher Feature: Charlene Cooper

Charlene Cooper Physical Science and STEM Applications Bossier City, Louisiana   How has NICERC curricula impacted your classroom? The NICERC curricula impacted my classroom by changing my role as the teacher. I wasn’t preparing lessons that would simply give my students information anymore. Instead, my students were given opportunities to […]
January 12, 2017

Bossier Parish schools receive DoDEA grant for S.T.E.A.M. education

BOSSIER CITY, La. – Bossier Parish Schools received a grant from the Department of Defense Education Activity fund for S.T.E.A.M. education demonstrations. The grant aids in the development of elementary STEAM modules and curriculum. Christy Buckner, Bossier Parish STEAM Facilitator, will educate teachers on how to replicate STEAM Day demonstrations […]
January 6, 2017


At NICERC, we believe that education should be engaging, relevant, and inspire a curiosity and excitement for learning. Our elementary S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) material engages students with simple hands-on projects that bring concepts to life and encourage creativity. Students follow the scientific method as they investigate […]