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


Rotting Pumpkin

What is this?

both pictures are of the same thing, different focus point
Give 5 pieces of evidence for your answer.

Hint: the pictures were taken November 16th, 2021

Hand Dryer

Hand Dryers

Are hand dryers better for the environment than paper towels?
What are some of the questions you would need to answer to make that decision? Write at least 5 questions.



Which coupon is more valuable the “fall rolling” or “home, happier”?
Give an example that supports your answer.


Check past STEM Starters

Featured STEM

Building with Keva Planks at Sandburg Middle School

Building with Keva Planks at Sandburg Middle School



After School Outreach at Wegner School. Robots Rock!


Tech or Treat at Wesley Elementary

Tech or Treat at Wesley Elementary