The Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative, commonly referred to as AMSTI, is the Alabama Department of Education’s initiative to improve STEM teaching statewide, including improvements in the individual, as well as the integrated, STEM subjects. Its mission is to support Alabama educators and students in learning STEM through doing STEM.
AMSTI beliefs include:
Expertise – delivering content and pedagogical knowledge and resources informed by evidence of effective practice
Efficacy – maintaining high expectations for staff and stakeholders
Empowerment - building sustainability and connecting STEM providers in Alabama communities
Engagement – learning by doing for staff and stakeholders