Kids Cook Up Math and Science in a Bakery Business

Kids cooking up math and science in a bakery business is one sweet way for children to learn STEM subjects and also learn the creative side of business and marketing. Mixed in with the vats of frosting and trays of treats and dozens of eggs at the The BonBonerie...

New STEM Career Pathways for High School Students

New opportunities and partnership with local businesses and colleges mean that new STEM career pathways for high school students are opening up. High school students learn to design products, and have access to pre engineering programs previously only available in...

STEM Fems Encourage Aspiring Girl Scientists

In several middle schools a group of STEM Fems encourage aspiring girl scientists with creative activities.   About 45 girls gathered in the Evans City Middle School cafeteria after school to make scented stones used for aromatherapy using everyday cooking ingredients...

Struggling School Turnaround Due to STEM

A struggling school turnaround due to STEM has resulted in students who build bridges and test math theories with ease.  Lincoln Heights is fighting back from years of poor academic performance and declining enrollment. Five years after losing its magnet status, the...

The 21st Century Shop Class

The 21st century shop class in high school has gone beyond woodworking and metalworking.  Now the classrooms are stocked with iPads, 3D printers and computer hardware. At Kenmore East High School  students’ homework assignments include “binary hexadecimal numbering...