Making Arbor Day Real for Kids

Making Arbor Day real for kids was a major focus of one fourth grade class’s field trip to an arboretum.  Children had a true hands on experience, with muddy hands, grass stained jeans, and scratched fingers.  But all agreed it was worth it.More than a...

Creativity and Art in STEM Classes

When you think of STEM subjects, you may not immediately think creativity and the arts. This common misconception often leaves students with a dull and boring impression of STEM subjects and may prevent them from pursuing careers in STEM industries. These days, with...