Our Mission Statement

The UC Davis CalTeach/Mathematics and Science Teaching Program (MAST) is dedicated to addressing California's critical need for quality teachers by offering students an opportunity to explore mathematics and science teaching through engaging course work and active internships.

What is MAST?

The UC Davis CalTeach/Mathematics and Science Teaching Program (CalTeach/MAST) provides students with opportunities to explore careers in mathematics and science education. Part of the statewide University of California Science and Mathematics Initiative designed to address the critical need for quality science and mathematics teachers, CalTeach/MAST offers seminars on effective teaching practices, active internships in K-12 and UC Davis classrooms, and academic advising. read more

  • Mentoring
  • Classroom teaching.
  • Learning.
  • Learning.

California's Critical Need for Math and Science Teachers

California is projected to need upwards of 33,000 new mathematics and science teachers in the next ten years. read more

Latest News

From Forbes: "The 13 Most Important STEM Colleges For Women" - UC Davis ranks #1

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Spotlight on CalTeach/MAST

Michael Green

Michael Green

Michael Green, CalTeach/MAST student. I am a 4th year undergraduate student at UC Davis who is working towards a major in Chemistry with a Forensic Emphasis and a minor in Coaching Principles and Methods. As an undergraduate, I have taken several classes in education and have really enjoyed the field work opportunity as part of the MAST program. read more