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“These lessons are invaluable; we were able to garner so much information that will help us with our standardized exams. This program should be instituted in every 5th grade classroom in Houston ISD.”
-Mr. Zarate, Wharton Dual Language Academy, 5th grade Science Teacher


Primary Programs Co-Manager


Staging STEM (+) is meeting the challenges of your educational moment. Our work promotes emotional development as well as English Language Arts, literacy, social studies, science, math, and much more.

  • TEKS based curriculum: – tested as successful classroom instruction for school measurements.
  • No extra time – integrated into your teaching.
  • Joyful learning environment – promotes learning for both teachers and students.
  • Affordable
    • ESSER- use wraparound or innovation funds
    • Title 1 Budgets – address gaps in learning
    • PTO support


  • Social Emotional Learning and Executive Function practiced while learning.
  • Customizable and Tailored to suit your STAR goals.
  • Professional Teaching Artists with advanced degrees.
  • One and Two Week Residences for 40-60 minutes a day.
  • Professional Development available: full of ideas to use the next day

How Staging STEM + Works

  • CURRICULUM REINFORCEMENT: Comprehensive TEKS-based curriculum is tailored specifically for you and your team through in-depth discussion about classroom needs.
  • ENGAGEMENT: Students of all learning styles are physically and mentally engaged through unique theatre curriculum that also meets TEKS core subject needs.
  • CLASSROOM JOY: Team-oriented theatre skills encourage students to use their voices, bodies, and creativity to provide an up-on-your-feet experience of core-subject learning that reaches multiple types of learners.
  • SOCIAL SKILLS: Ensemble and theatre skills help reinforce and establish interpersonal skills through social-emotional learning.


Funding Staging STEM (+) for your campus is easy! Click here to view a full list of federal and government resources principals can use to bring arts-integrated programming to your students. Prices are based on a 5- or 10-day residency, working with a whole grade level. All prices are based on number of classes and tailored to each school’s scheduling needs.