The Midwest Regional Robert Noyce Connections 2016: Exploring Space Science conference was held in Titusville, Florida, from June 20-22, 2016, at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Participants toured the complex, discussed payload scenarios, strategized for the 2017 solar eclipse, experienced a shuttle launch simulator and created lesson plans together with the goal of leaving with enhanced understanding of NASA and space science, as well as classroom applications of integrated STEM learning.
The Midwest Regional Robert Noyce Connections 2015: Integrating STEM: Grounding STEM Learning for All conference was held in Omaha, Nebraska, on October 29-30, 2015.
The Midwest Regional Robert Noyce Connections 2014-15: Building Communities of Practice conference was held in Indianapolis, Indiana, on March 14, 2015. The annual report has been published.
The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship program at Illinois State University seeks to encourage talented STEM majors and professionals in Mathematics, Biological Sciences, and Chemistry Teacher Education to become K-12 mathematics and science teachers in the Chicago Public Schools. The program covers the last two years of pre-service teacher education at Illinois State, making it ideal for current Illinois State students, community college transfers, and career-changing professionals.