The Georgia Youth Science and Technology Centers (GYSTC) is dedicated to promoting student interest and achievement in

science and mathematics. As our mission states, Georgia Youth Science and Technology Centers, Inc. strives to provide

quality programs for teachers of STEM subjects that improve the teaching and learning process at the kindergarten through

eighth grade levels. We aim to stimulate a child’s interest from an early age to enjoy, not fear, the knowledge of science.

In addition, GYSTC’s services continue to enhance teacher quality and student achievement in science and math through

innovative programming. Since 1989, GYSTC has provided supplemental STEM training to nearly 2 million K-8 teachers and

students. GYSTC provides these services through a network of 10 regional centers and programs located throughout the state in many of the

highest need areas.

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Elementary Engineering
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STEM DISCOVERY CAMP

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GYSTC Latest News

Download our FY 2019 Summary Report

FY 2019 was a very successful year for GYSTC! The organization operated statewide with a limited $1.5 million budget and served 5,961 teachers and 56,410 students from 105 Georgia School Districts. We were able to serve the teachers and students of G...

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RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT LETS THE SUN SHINE IN ON WEST GYSTC REGIONAL CENTER

Training for a new generation alternative energy experts is well underway at Roopville Elementary in Carrollton – a school in one of seven school districts served by GYSTC’s West Regional Center.  There, students are learning about the technolog...

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Siemen’s Foundation Official Named to GYSTC Board

At its September meeting, the Board of Georgia Youth Science Technology Center (GYSTC) elected Jennifer-Harper Taylor as a member the organization’s governing board.  Ms. Harper-Taylor is a long time official with Siemen’s Foundation having held...

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AT&T EXECUTIVE DON BARBOUR ELECTED 2020 GYSTC BOARD CHAIR

Mr. Don Barbour was elected to chair the board of the Georgia Youth Science & Technology Centers, Inc. (GYSTC) at the board’s June meeting. Mr. Barbour, who served as Vice- Chair of the board under the 8-year tenure of outgoing Chairperson Ms. ...

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2018-2019 STEM Teacher Academy Recognition Ceremony

This year’s STEM Teacher Academy focused on using engineering to help children with limb reduction defects. The Academy began, August 2018, at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company Marietta, where teachers learned how the company is using engineering...

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GYSTC CELEBRATED 23 STEM “STAR” EDUCATORS AT 30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Twenty-three Georgia K-8 teachers were honored with $500 STEM STAR SCHOLAR AWARDS for excellence in teaching children science, technology, engineering & math (STEM) under the Georgia Youth Science and Technology Centers (GYSTC) umbrella at a Gala...

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