“Science is for nerds, math is too hard.” How many times have your heard students express this sentiment. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) are all important disciplines in education. Guiding our students to learn more about and participate in these subjects is paramount to the success of our economy in the future. According to Acheive, Inc, students that complete Algebra II in high school more than double their chances of obtaining a four-year college degree. This post will give you some resources for using STEM in your school.
HP teacher Exchange STEM Demo
This video is full of some resources you can use in your STEM program.
STEM Demo (flash)
- STEM – Minnesota
- STEM Education
- STEM Education Coalition
- US News Article – High schools need to use social media to spur STEM engagement
- SEEN Magazine Article
- PBS Teachers
- Tech Know Teaching
Let me know what works for you in the classroom regarding STEM.