welcome to STEM DuPage

Thank you for visiting our STEM Team website; we are part of the DuPage County Regional Office of Education. Our goals are to encourage awareness of and engagement with STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) content, processes and careers. The events and activities hosted by our Team focus on middle school grades and include educators, students, and parents. We collaborate with schools, businesses and community organizations in the County in our quest for all to embrace STEM.


New! STEM Starter
STEM Starters



Ibn Wandrin has lost his way

Give him directions to get him back to where he started.

How did you arrive at that answer?

St. Regis Tower - Jeanne Gang

St. Regis Tower

The Tower's shape is known as frustums designed by Jeanne Gang.

What is a frustum?

Check past STEM Starters

Think Outside The Box

Think Outside The Box

Can you think of a letter that does NOT fit the criteria?

Could you have done it with less work? why or why not?


featured STEM news

View the Videos From our “Showcase Solutions” Event!

Small teams of middle grade students collaborated to create videos addressing one of these concerns and possible solutions:

Bees Please! Protecting our pollinator populations
Rethink Rubbish Responsible use and disposal of resources
Learning, Forward Improving virtual education


Congratulations to all students for their creative work on these projects!

Glenside Middle School

Tioga Elementary School

Blackhawk Middle School

Francis Granger Middle School