STEM ACADEMY INCBrookfiled, Wisconsin
The STEM Academy, Inc. (STEM 101) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to advancing economic development by improving STEM literacy for ALL students, k-16. The STEM101 Program represents an online, blended-learning, project-based STEM curriculum and is viewed as an enhancement for existing curriculum. The 150+ hands on lessons were developed with socio-economic, gender and ethnic considerations and as a result is designed to create and hold the interest of students who may not otherwise be engaged in STEM education. The Program is aimed toward students of varied experience and, at the same time, provides a vehicle to advance the interest of English language learners (“ELL”), whose grasp of STEM principles is made easier by the removal of language barriers throughout the presentations, thereby increasing an appreciation both for science concepts and terminology at the same time as increasing English language skills.
The STEM Academy, Inc. (STEM 101) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to advancing economic development by improving STEM literacy for all students. STEM 101 provides 21st century STEM career minded K-16 curriculum and professional development to inspire, engage, and prepare students for the STEM jobs of tomorrow. Our approach is designed to improve under-represented minority and low-income student growth, close achievement gaps, decrease dropout rates, increase high school ... Read More