Art and Science Create STEAM

Students are discovering that art and science create STEAM when combined for learning in new ways. At Holy Child Academy in Drexel, Pennsylvania, sixth graders are using Photoshop to turn a picture of their science teacher blue and give him a hair transplant.  The...

Girls Encountered Zombies at STEAM Summer Camp

Girls encountered zombies at STEAM summer camp at Minnesota State University, and they had to respond by helping their friends with prosthetic legs designed from scavenged materials. The staged apocalypse was part of the third annual Girls Explore STEAM Summer Camp....

School Basement Becomes a New STEAM Lab

Next fall, a school basement becomes a new STEAM lab at Rapoport Academy in Waco, Texas. The North Elementary campus basement is scheduled to become a lab for science, technology, engineering, art, and math before school opens.  Construction is now underway so that...

Teachers Tell Kids to Go Fly a Kite

When teachers tell kids to go fly a kite, they mean it. At Shoreline Middle School, math teachers decided to take the lessons to the skies, having students build kites, and fly them. “We have this thing called STEAM and it’s science, technology, engineering, arts and...