UAFS STEM Education Center


5210 Grand Ave., Fort Smith, Arkansas
Located in the Echols Building (EC) directly beside the Stubblefield Center

The goal of the STEM Education Center is to assist preschool through college math and science teachers in meeting the needs of their students through professional development workshops, model lessons, and hands-on training.  For more information, please contact:
Roberta Parks
Interim Director of the STEM Education Center
Echols Room 108
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The STEM Education Center maintains a Resource Room of teaching materials, as well as a Library of professional journals and curricular books, for teacher use and check-out. 

The service area of the STEM Education Center include over twenty of the Arkansas River Valley area school districts, including Alma, Booneville, Charleston, Cedarville, Clarksville, County Line, Fort Smith, Greenwood, Hackett, Hartford, Lamar, Lavaca, Magazine, Mansfield, Mountainburg, Mulberry, Mena, Ozark, Paris, Scranton, Van Buren, Waldron, and Westside.
Due to the close proximity to Oklahoma, the STEM Education Center also provides its services to many of the local Oklahoma school districts. These include Arkoma, Bokoshe, Cameron, Fanshawe, Gans, Heavener, Hodgens, Howe, Leflore, Monroe, Muldrow, Panama, Pocola, Poteau, Roland, Sallisaw, Sallisaw Central, Shady Point, Spiro, Stilwell, Talihina, Vian, Whitesboro, and Wister.