NISTEM Education Resource Center

NISTEM Express

The NISTEM Express program allows educators of grades K-12 to introduce their students to equipment and procedures that are used in higher education and STEM industries through hands-on labs and demonstrations.

Equipment available includes Spec 20’s, pH meters, UV/VIS Spectrophotometers, Water Testing Kits, Electrophoresis, and Nuclear Scalars. Labs range from demystifying equipment and procedures to advanced exploration of specific topics and processes.

Educators can borrow equipment for two weeks, or schedule a lab to be administered by a trained instructor.

Type of ProgramTimeCost
Equipment Loan 2 Weeks $150
Administered Lab 1 Class Period $175
Administered Lab and Equipment 1 Class Period and 2 Weeks $250

NISTEM also has STEM Resource Kits available for lending, a complete list is available at Science Central.

NISTEM Express is here to help educators increase their students’ familiarity with processes and concepts common to higher education and STEM industries.

To schedule a delivery or lab, please call: (260) 424-2400 extension 417