A is for arts—and for the advantage students gain when you integrate arts into STEM instruction. As research in neuroscience shows, arts activities enhance creativity, problem solving, memory systems, and analytical skills—all critical for achieving STEM success.
Talking about STEAM and how cool it is these days is all well and good but how do we turn these musings into actual projects? These are 10 really creative project ideas that will help students grasp science, tech, engineering and math concepts through the creative process.
What an awesome resource! 25 great resources on how to include the arts in a traditional STEM course and make it a happening, contemporary event. You are sure to find something that will fit your classroom needs here.
As the nation embarks on a new school year, education leaders from President Obama on down are facing a renewed commitment to the STEM subjects -- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics -- as a driver of innovation.
Here you will find a general lesson on STEAM, specifically what it is and why it's important. It also offers some great strategies for how to get started in a classroom.Here you will find a general lesson on STEAM, specifically what it is and why it's important. It also offers some great strategies for how to get started in a classroom.