February 2, 2017

NICERC in Action – February, 2017

Transforming education, empowering teachers, preparing students! When one reads that statement, how can you not be excited? These goals are at the core of NICERC and it is what we have been doing day in and day out for the past nine years but even more so the past 6 […]
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 […]
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 […]
December 19, 2016

STEM Explore Aerospace: Tail Test How-To

STEM: Explore, Discover, Apply (STEM EDA) engages middle school students through a series of hands-on projects that help improve their problem-solving and critical thinking skills. All projects seamlessly integrate the Engineering Design Process which allows students to creatively explore STEM through design. In the Explore Aerospace module, students learn about […]