Cindy Moss

STEM Specialist, Discovery Education


Dr. Cindy Moss is currently the Senior Director of Global STEM Initiatives for Discovery Education, and travels the world helping companies, nonprofits, Ministries of Education and school districts understand the importance of STEM education and how to implement it successfully.  Previously Dr. Moss served 10 years as the PreK-12 Director of STEM for the 145,000 students and 10,000 students in the Charlotte Mecklenburg School system. While there, her work to decrease the achievement gap helped earn the district the Broad Award, often considered the superbowl of urban education.

As a teacher Dr. Moss taught Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy and Earth Science for 20 years, and earned numerous awards. She earned a BS in Zoology from the University of North Carolina, where she was a Morehead Scholar; her Masters in Science Teaching from Syracuse University and her Ph.D from Curtin Institute of Technology in Perth, Western Australia.


My Sessions

STEM Academy

Room C11

Overview STEM is not about just teaching about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics; it is a culture that needs to be cultivated to help create a problem solving, creative, critical thinking workforce for tomorrow. During this Academy, Discovery Education will expand your thinking to embrace STEM beyond those subjects, and beyond your classrooms walls. This […]

Lunch 11:30 Primary Secondary

KEYNOTE – Why STEM? Why now?