STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

STEM is a curriculum based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. Rather than teach the four disciplines as separate and discrete subjects, STEM integrates them into a cohesive learning paradigm based on real-world applications.

11 February 2021 – International Women & Girls in Science Day

Baylor’s EdD online in Learning and Organizational Change. How to Identify Effective STEM Activities for Children (US based).

Driving Science Forward: Girls and Young Woman’s Guide to STEM

Visit Girls in STEM (Link provided by Kelly from Seattle, WA)

Maryville Uni logo - elearningcentral.infoWomen in STEM: A Guide to Bridging the Gender Gap – provided by Alice Davies, Maryville University Online. (Includes recommended reading and resources).

Also see the eLC Computer page here

Women in Engineering and Technology – a resource discovered by Hannah in the US, whilst researching for her Girl Scout troop’s ‘Think Like an Engineer’ Badge).

Masters in data Science - elearningcentral.infoThe Ultimate STEM Guide for Kids: 239 Cool Sites About Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. (US website)

The guide features summer camps, websites, competitions, apps, and career resources for students in elementary school to high school.

FEDI logo - elearningcentral.infoFoundation for Educational Development, Inc. (FEDI)
Every year since 1993, FEDI has developed programs designed to encourage the next generation to pursue educational and career paths in STEM.