Real World STEM Experiences Outside the Classroom

Students in the Charleston County School District are receiving real world STEM experiences outside the classroom for two full days a year at Camp Blackbaud on Daniel Island.  Thanks to a partnership with Charleston Promise Neighborhood and the school district,...

Teaching STEM to First Graders

Teaching STEM to first graders is one way teachers are stimulating a lifelong interest in science, technology, engineering and math. At Owasso’s Mills Elementary School in Oklahoma, a science fair introduced parents to young children’s STEM projects, and...

Merging Music with Tech Subjects

Merging music with tech subjects was the focus of a CREATE Music STEM Camp for fifth graders at Lincoln Elementary School.  The camp was offered by the PEERS Foundation, a  nonprofit that exposes children to STEM education, and encourages them to consider STEM careers...

STEM Activities Bringing Parents and Kids Together

Some STEM activities bringing parents and kids together were planned by a nonprofit group which focuses on bringing STEM skills to girls and children of color. When she was teaching young people about STEM subjects, Winnie Karanja noticed that the kids didnt struggle...