The ESSTEAM Lab provides programs and resources that integrate sustainable practices with STEAM education and Making

It’s pronounced like “esteem”. ESSTEAM stands for: Entrepreneuship, Sustainability, Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. 

The ESSTEAM Lab offers resources through our blog, resource library, and a Teachers Pay Teachers store.  We also offer classes in Summerville, SC, and STEM tools for rent, such as robots and 3D pens. You can stay connected with us through our monthly newsletter by signing up below, or by following us on social media. 

ESSTEAM Lab, Inc. is a federally recognized 501c3 tax-exempt nonprofit organization. As such, donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. We are proud to be GuideStar Bronze certified and in the interest of being transparent, we are happy to provide a copy of our most recent annual report, 990 filings, and last three board meeting minutes upon request. Please email to be put in touch with our Board Secretary and Treasurer. 

Your support makes our programs possible!

Please note at this time, we are only able to accept donations from residents of South Carolina. Please reach out for more information.

"My kids loved this camp week more than any other we have tried- which is a lot. Katie is a talented educator."
"I will never EVER quit because it is the funnest after school class in the world!"
2nd grade student
"Thank you for creating a great week for her- she absolutely LOVED the camp!"
"We have had a lot of fun- collecting water from our creek and looking at critters, pollen, flower parts, glitter- the only thing that stopped us was bedtime 🙂 " From a parent after their child participated in the DIY Microscope activity.

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