Research and Innovation in STEAM Education (RISE)

Research and Innovation in STEAM Education (RISE) provides services for faculty and staff interested in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics education at all levels.


  • Attract funding for research
  • Promote improvements in education
  • Support STEAM education research centers
  • Share research outcomes across disciplines
  • Create an online portfolio of expertise


  • Return IRAD for RISE Centers
  • Provide a home for STEAM education research projects
  • Unite academic programs, outreach, and research groups
  • Provide scholarships for teachers
  • Fund an on-campus speaker series


  • Fundamental research
  • Discipline-based education research
  • Speakers, workshops, events
  • Education: professional development, graduate certificate, master’s degree