Tag: STEM

Are you watching LEGO Masters?!

Imagination. Creativity. Design. LEGO. What a beautiful combination of words. Normally, I’m pretty hesitant when it comes to reality TV shows. I’ve been known to get sucked into endless episodes, which isn’t the best use of my time or my brain power right now. However, when a friend and fellow STEM coordinator suggested checking out …

Fostering Essential Skills in K-12 Learners

As an elementary STEM Coordinator, I support the implementation of my school district’s STEM By Design model across content areas and in our school’s makerspace. While I have a clear framework for defining STEM teaching and learning in my building, I often struggle to collect data that truly shows the impact of STEM education on …