STEMpact

ISP to improve math education in local schools through Math314

By Public Affairs on November 22, 2019 in Educator Resources, Math

Stagnant scores, frustrated students, daunted educators — such is the state of math education across the nation and in the region. That’s why the Institute for School Partnership (ISP) at Washington University in St. Louis is introducing Math314, an innovative professional development program tha...

STEM Leadership Series: STEM Integration Quality Case Studies

By myralopez on October 14, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. STEM INTEGRATION QUALITY CASE STUDIES January 23  |  8:30 – 11:30...

STEM Leadership Series: Teaching Sustainability Through STEM

By myralopez on October 14, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. TEACHING SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH STEM December 19, 2019 | 8:30 – 11:30am...

STEM Leadership Series: STEM Best Practices

By myralopez on October 11, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. STEM BEST PRACTICES IN HIGH-QUALITY CLASSROOMS November 21, 2019 | 8:30...

STEM Leadership Series: Novel Engineering

By myralopez on October 11, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. NOVEL ENGINEERING October 24, 2019 | 8:30 – 11:30am Where literature me...

Op-ed: Creating a STEM-strong St. Louis

By myralopez on November 22, 2018 in Science, STEM, STEMpact

STEM is all around us, from the complex to the simple. Take your smartphone, for example. This device wouldn’t be possible without the brainpower of engineers. Additionally, improved treatments and cures for diseases are possible because of scientists and medical professionals who have a deep und...

Video: Taking STEM TQ lessons back to the classroom

By myralopez on November 5, 2018 in Science, STEM, STEMpact

It was with apprehension that Kelly Abraham sat down in July for her first day of STEMpact’s two-week STEM Teacher Quality (STEM TQ) Institute at Washington University in St. Louis. Of the 150 K-8 teachers taking part, she was the only fine arts teacher, and not really sure how much of it would b...

Sign up for STEM Leadership workshops!

By myralopez on August 23, 2018 in Science, STEM, STEMpact, Teacher Leadership, Workshop

STEMpact’s Leadership Series is a series of workshops for school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers, and leaders. Directed toward individuals and/or teams interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. The lead...