PS Science supports classroom teachers in elementary schools with materials, curriculum and training so they can provide their students with regular and on-going science. With access to science from an early age, PS Science aims to ensure that all kids have an equal chance at the STEM careers of the future.
We rely on donations to support our work providing weekly STEM lessons and materials to 5,200 students, 220 teachers at 18 schools
In California, science is not tested until fifth grade, which has resulted in science not being taught nor emphasized in grades Kindergarten through four. PS Science supports elementary teachers with the materials, curriculum and training so they can provide their students with regular and on-going science. This consistent exposure and high-level engagement in meaningful science allows students to meet the requirements of testing in fifth grade. With ongoing science and education, teachers and students: