Spotlight on STEM

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The Education Week Spotlight on STEM is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

  • Exposing students to STEM in the early grades
  • Preparing students for jobs in emerging fields
  • How early STEM educators are approaching math anxiety
  • Lessons for STEM instruction from outside the classroom

You get the seven articles below in a downloadable PDF.

Early exposure is crucial, but finding teachers with strong preparation remains challenging.
May 23, 2018 – Education Week

Developed by business groups and educators, the competition helps prepare students for a reborn, higher-skilled field.
May 23, 2018 – Education Week

Early educators in science, technology, engineering, and math need to face up to unproductive math practices, writes elementary instructional coach Gina Picha.
August 7, 2018 – Education Week

Parents who lack a strong foundation in science themselves need more support to guide their children's early-science learning, writes researcher Naomi Hupert.
July 19, 2018 – Education Week

For one computer science teacher, a summer internship in corporate America offered valuable lessons for classroom instruction.
November 29, 2017 – Education Week

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