Celebrating 30 years of promoting interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics for K-8 teachers and students. Click below to learn more about GYSTC's year of celebration.Read More <
The STEM Scholar Award recognizes teachers who are working hard to integrate effective STEM education in their classrooms.
Click below to learn more about the Georgia STEM Scholar Award and to apply today.
The 2018-19 GYSTC STEM Teacher Academy kicked off on August 20, 2018 at Lockheed Martin in Marietta, GA. to much applause. It was another great year engaging and challenging our teachers to think of innovative ways to promote STEM education.Read More <
GYSTC has an exciting four-day learning experience for bright, forward-thinking elementary school (grades 3-5) students who will evolve into our next generation of science innovators, engineers, health and IT professionals in our STEM Discovery Camp.Read More <
This fun and exciting course is designed for middle school students. Using the SOAR implementation model for drone usage in a K-12 educational setting, students will learn about drone safety, operations, active learning and research. Click here to learn more.Read More <
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 9 regional centers located throughout the state in many of the
highest need areas.
FY 2018 was a very successful year for GYSTC! The organization operated statewide and served 8,858 teachers and 51,480 students from 84 of Georgia School Districts. We were able to serve the teachers and students of Georgia through our network of nin...Read More >
Southwest GYSTC began with stars in its eyes.Southwest GYSTC was built with eyes to the sky but feet firmly planted in the earth. The architecture of its one-of-a-kind free standing Center was designed to accommodate the planetarium’s infrastructur...Read More >
On Wednesday April 1, 1992, the very first Board of Directors of the West Georgia Youth Science & Technology Center met at the Warren Sewell Memorial Library in Bremen, Georgia to kick off a very successful regional center. Jim Thompson, Presid...Read More >