Sherman Teacher Scholars demonstrate the following qualities:
- strong academic aptitude and enthusiasm in STEM disciplines
- commitment to social justice and community engagement
- open-minded and reflective in mindset and practice
- principled in belief that all children deserve a high-quality education
Our Vision: For every Baltimore student an exceptional STEM educator.
Our Mission: The Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program supports scholars to become culturally responsive and compassionate STEM educators by collaborating with UMBC faculty and local schools. Through school-based partnerships, the program facilitates authentic learning experiences for scholars while promoting student achievement and engagement in STEM.
A generous gift from George and Betsy Sherman, founders of the Sherman Family Foundation, supports the Sherman Teacher Scholars Program.
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