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For High School Students

Online STEM Education Graduate Courses and Certificate Program

Rider offers online graduate education courses that foster the knowledge and pedagogy to enable K-8 teachers to become outstanding STEM leaders in their districts.  Candidates can earn a STEM certificate by successfully completing five online STEM Education courses. These courses can be used as part of the Master of Arts in Teacher Leadership. This program was developed with generous support from the Martinson Family Foundation. For more information call 800-257-9026 or 609-896-5036 or contact and

Online Professional Development

Rider provides free, online professional development for teachers focusing on national standards, best practices and instructional resources for STEM education.  These opportunities are generously funded by the Martinson Family Foundation .  Contact 609-895-5735 or for more information.

Science Education and Literacy Center

Rider University’s Science Education and Literacy Center (SELECT) is a unique collaboration between Rider’s School of Education and science departments dedicated to improving K-16 teaching and learning in science and mathematics. SELECT offers a continuum of K-16 teacher preparation and professional development.
For further information, please contact or 609-896-5333.