The Best Way to Learn STEM

Getting engaged in STEM—science, technology, engineering and math—pays major dividends for a child’s future. Not only are STEM careers desperately needed (look here, here and here), but they can be some of the most fulfilling careers out there.

However, for some, STEM in the classroom is not an inherently exciting subject. Supplementing that education with project-based learning opens students’ eyes to the future career they could have in STEM. What is project-based learning?

“Project-based learning is a dynamic approach to teaching in which students explore real-world problems and challenges. With this type of active and engaged learning, students are inspired to obtain a deeper knowledge of the subjects they’re studying.”—

The STEM Council uses project-based learning in all of its programs to engage K-16. Read more on the STEM page.