The L.SMURPHE.F Institute

The Local Scholars and Mentors Unifying Research and Practice to Harvest Excellence for the Future Institute (The INSTITUTE ) is an applied research center supporting Pre-K–16 education.

It engages scholars, community leaders, parents, and students in afterschool, weekend, holiday, and summer learning initiatives to enhance educational experiences and educational outcomes.

Programming developed at The INSTITUTE emphasizes learning science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in everyday context.