Policy & Advocacy

CSLNet works at the national, state and regional levels to advance policy changes that will improve the quality and availability of STEM education.

We build close working relationships with state legislators, regulators and administrative leaders, as well as other statewide policy advocacy organizations, to inform and shape key policy decisions.

Find out more about how we accomplish this increasingly important work on our STEM Leadership page.


Regional Networks

CSLNet Regional STEM Networks are strategically placed around the state to actively build partnerships that engage students, teachers, and community stakeholders while also addressing regional needs in STEM education.  Click here to find the network closest to you.



We Are Growing! Welcome Antelope Valley East Kern STEM Network 

CSLNet extends a warm and gracious welcome to our 12th Regional Network: Antelope Valley East Kern STEM Network. They are already hard at work strengthening STEM education programs. 


2015 CA STEM Summit Registration Open!

Don’t miss CSLNet’s 5th California STEM Summit! Register by 12/15 and take advantage of early bird pricing! Visit the summit website for more details.  See you there!

STEM Education Top Priority in Proposed 2015-16 State Budget

CSLNet applauds Gov. Jerry Brown for including $1.1 billion in his proposed, new state budget to support implementation of new academic standards like NGSS….Read more here.