Best of STEM

Back again for 2022, the categories below were educator favorites last year.

  • Best Customer Support for Teaching & Learning
  • Best of STEM for Biology / Life Sciences
  • Best of STEM for Chemistry
  • Best Freebies for STEM
  • Best Innovation of 2021
  • Best Integration of the Arts (STEAM)
  • Best of STEM for Space Science
  • Best of STEM for Physics
  • Best Project-Based Learning Materials
  • Best Resources for Analyzing and Interpreting Data
  • Best STEM Newbie
  • Best Video-Based Learning
  • Best Robotics for Teaching & Learning

Bridging the Gap

Expanded for 2022, the Bridging the Gap series acknowledges products and services for educators to help accelerate student learning.

  • Bridging the Gap: Adaptive Technology
  • Bridging the Gap: After-School Learning
  • Bridging the Gap: English Language Learners
  • Bridging the Gap: Math Intervention Resources
  • Bridging the Gap: Professional Development
  • Bridging the Gap: Summer Programs
  • Bridging the Gap: Tutoring Programs for STEM
  • Bridging the Gap: Webinar Series Exemplar


New for 2022, the Trailblazer series recognizes STEM providers who provide products and services that push the boundaries of technology for teaching and learning.

  • Trailblazer: Biotechnology Innovator
  • Trailblazer: Early Learning (Pre-K-6)
  • Trailblazer: Hybrid Learning Superhero
  • Trailblazer: Immersive Reality (AR/VR)
  • Trailblazer: Inspiring Computational Thinking
  • Trailblazer: Phenomena-Based Teaching and Learning
  • Trailblazer: Simulations for STEM
  • Trailblazer: Virtual Labs Luminary

Social Impact Award

Expanded in 2022, the Social Impact award acknowledges products and services that demonstrate a positive impact for teachers, students, and society.

  • Social Impact Award: Collaboration
  • Social Impact Award: Developing Citizen Scientists
  • Social Impact Award: Evidence & Climate Change
  • Social Impact Award: Integrating Social-Emotional Learning
  • Social Impact Award: Promoting Diversity & Equity Inclusion

Career & Technical Education

New in 2022, these awards acknowledge products and services that prepare students for college and careers in STEM fields.

  • CTE Champions: Coding & Computer Science
  • CTE Champions: Cybersecurity
  • CTE Champions: Engineering
  • CTE Champions: Health Science
  • CTE Champions: Immersive Reality


Enter to Win the Educators Pick Best of STEM Award for 2022.