WEX Foundation was founded to advance middle and high school education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) subjects by integrating space exploration technology with project-based learning, with the ultimate goal of creating a robust space technology workforce that will enable people to live on other planets.

Space Exploration For STEM Education

August 2021

WEX selected by NASA for ISS downlink for student Q&A with astronauts. WEX Space Fest 2021 event connects San Antonio area students  with International Space Station. View student interviews and media coverage here.

December 2020

WEX Foundation mentioned in Military Times for why San Antonio should host headquarters for US Space Command 
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See how space exploration can be a catalyst for developing a STEM educated workforce for your community

WEXF develops K-12 curriculum development for improving STEM teaching and student comprehension. 

Our Space-STEM programs are community endeavors involving academia, industry and government organizations fostering Space-STEM education.

LEAP2 endeavors to be a local community sponsored lunar exploration program for STEM education and community workforce development and entrepreneurship.