The mission of the MWM Program is to develop an effective pre-college education curricula to prepare students with STEM literacy and equip them with 21st century skills set to become a competent and creative STEM workforce and a globally responsible citizenry based on the following MWM core values:
- Improve STEM education and literacy by the incorporation of the "T" & "E" in STEM - incorporating engineering design and relevant technology applications into classroom instruction and help schools make science and engineering practices an integral part of their curricula.
- Meeting the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS, released in 2013) through MWM's hands-on practice of scientific inquiry and engineering design - the heart of the technology R&D cycle.
- The use of digital multimedia and interactive learning technologies to reach larger numbers of students and provide equal opportunity access and personalized learning support for all.
- A community-partnership approach that bridges gaps across sectors, disciplines and grade levels and keeps new knowledge and perspective flowing into classrooms.