CIESE provides interdisciplinary STEM projects that make use of online real-time data. Their focus is on collaborative projects that connect students to peers and experts around the world.

The project catalog is organized by Science (Life, Earth, Physical, Environmental); Technology (Real Time Data, Online Collaboration, Primary Sources, Robotics); Engineering (Systems, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, General); Math(Numbers and Operations, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Data Analysis). Most of the projects overlap more than one category.