Do you ever talk to students about STEM careers in engineering? We really can’t expect them to appreciate the many interesting opportunities without some awareness raising. Author Anne Jolly has put together a 3-minute student awareness survey that can help.
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Read about teen inventors who exhibited “STEM skills” as they identified problems or needs in the world and used the engineering design process to search for solutions. Might some of these of these stories inspire your students to “dig deeper” into STEM studies?
Here’s a small collection of STEM-related videos that might provide some inspiration for students and lesson-writing ideas for teachers. There’s a good three-minute intro to STEM, clips from the Teaching Channel, Kahn Academy, and more. Suggest your favorites!