More than 50%
Reaching potential where it lives
Building the infrastructure for success
Launching the next generation of STEM professionals
And now I know what I'm going to be.
TAME programs connect Texas kids to opportunities in STEM. When kids step onto the Trailblazer, it doesn’t matter if they’re in a small border town or a city center: they have access to the same high-quality, hands-on exhibits to spark their curiosity.
What’s more, they’re stepping into a structure that is designed to support them as they advance. We recognize that kids come from very different places, and our programs are designed to find them wherever they are. Our Trailblazers literally bring STEM opportunities to students across Texas, reaching communities that other programs simply cannot get to.
We train teachers to identify STEM skills in kids they might otherwise overlook. We focus recruitment on female and underrepresented minority students. We show kids not just what academic and career opportunities exist in STEM fields, but how to get there.
We're building a workforce that looks like Texas.
TAME’s mission is to enable Texas students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) by:
- Creating partnerships among educators, industry, government and families to inform, educate and motivate students
- Implementing classroom and extra-curricular programs and activities
- Focusing on populations that remain underrepresented in fields of STEM
- Promoting diversity in STEM careers