What can be said or typed here? I am at a loss, but want you to know we are here to help with STEM and CS education. Please use this freely, let us know if you find a broken link and share any resources you have for parents and teachers.
What we know after 4 years of hearing from visitors, talking with parents, and focus groups.
Parents care about safety, bullying, access to adult content when online (especially important for home-school parents), and privacy/data.
And a major topic - both parents and teachers raised concerns about technology having such a dominant role in the lives of their children, from toddler to teen. "Technology has too much control over our kids."
How to Explore STEM - like DaVinci
• ASK QUESTIONS - observe, think, sketch, outline, take notes - research
• SHARE - collaborate, make a presentation, be funny, communicate, build teams
• DO - get physicial, explore, collect, record, make photos take videos
• MAKE A PROJECT - turn interests into STEM projects - take notes, record, make posters and do experiments, have fun - share ideas
STEM and STEAM - Tweets
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"We cannot ignore the reality that state education systems are trying hard to catch up with other countries when it comes to workforce-ready STEM workers, still our students are under prepared to succeed in the 21st century." Links to reports, books, resources, and careers: STEM+CS resources starts here.