_DSC6836Academic Creative Engagement (A.C.E.) and its STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) component is an out-of-school academic curriculum connected to 21st Century Skills, Common Core State and National Standards and the sport of tennis. It is a proven strategy for improving kids’ attitudes and behaviors toward learning geometry and literacy.

The curriculum was created by the NJTL of Trenton and supports academic achievement, health/wellness and social/emotional skills by guiding children through educational processes that include decision-making, problem solving and working together toward common goals.

  • More than 70 NJTL Chapters implement the A.C.E. curriculum
  • More than 10,000 kids have participated in the A.C.E. curriculum


A.C.E. and STEM Curriculum (PDF)