Elementary Science Training & Education Center

What is ESTEC?

The Elementary Science Training & Education Center (ESTEC) provides materials and training that enable the successful implementation of a comprehensive, quality, classroom science program at the elementary level.

The basis of this service is individual science kits, the cost of which includes;

  • student materials
  • unlimited teacher training
  • continuous material revision
  • teacher manual updates
  • consultant resources for teachers and administrators
  • teacher-to-teacher networking

Additionally, new grade level performance assessment activities for elementary science and materials services for middle level science have been added to this service.


Check out the collaborative work of some of WNY areas finest science teachers.

BOCES4Science site


Download kits and ordering info!

Download the 2020-21 kit list (MS Word)
View the  2020-21 Ordering Information (pdf)

Contact Sharon Bassage

Science programs coordinator
email: Sharon Bassage

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