Good Reads: Interesting Articles about STEM/STEAM
At the heart of making is the idea that all students are creators, and hands-on learning plays a key role in maker education.
Engineering for Kids: Why is STEM Education So Important?
Parents: Encourage your children to pursue STEM activities and increase awareness and interest at home and in extracurricular activities such as those found at Tynkertopia.
STEM and STEAM are project- and inquiry-based activities with a focus on interdisciplinary learning.
A long list of STEM resources helpful for parents and teachers
This article features Gretchen Caserotti’s library’s successful kids’ coding classes with an annotated list of resources. Don’t let the fact that you don’t know how to write code stop you from helping kids learn coding.
This site provides a year-round programs for K-12 readers. Students, educators, and librarians can join virtual communities to read selected science fiction books, watch online talks from STEM experts and authors, play games that explore the science behind the fiction, or write collaborative sci-fi stories.